Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#3171238 - 02/20/13 08:06 PM Old Hickory Crappie Advice
doubledownranch
8 Point


Registered: 08/09/11
Posts: 1292
Loc: Old Hickory / Watertown

Offline
Bought my first fishing boat in november and just got it up to speed this week. I'm going to be putting in at shutes branch on OHL this weekend in search of crappie.

Can someone shed some light on catching crappie right now? Specifically what depth to fish, lures or live minnows etc. I am new at crappie fishing and novice at fishing. Just trying to get some help.

Also, if any old hickory crappie guys want to fish, I'll provide a nice 17ft bass tracker, fuel, and some decent company for some guidance and crappie fishing tips.

Thanks,
Wes
_________________________

Team Run 'N Gunners


πKa

Top
#3171883 - 02/21/13 11:32 AM Re: Old Hickory Crappie Advice [Re: doubledownranch]
doubledownranch
8 Point


Registered: 08/09/11
Posts: 1292
Loc: Old Hickory / Watertown

Offline
ttt
_________________________

Team Run 'N Gunners


πKa

Top
#3172114 - 02/21/13 03:27 PM Re: Old Hickory Crappie Advice [Re: doubledownranch]
swampdonkey84
Spike


Registered: 10/16/10
Posts: 46
Loc: Greeneville Tn

Offline
If you wanted advice on Douglas or Cherokee I could help you out but I don't know much about OHL
Top
#3172297 - 02/21/13 06:50 PM Re: Old Hickory Crappie Advice [Re: swampdonkey84]
Tn Joe
6 Point


Registered: 05/26/08
Posts: 915
Loc: Sumner Co.

Offline
Been catching em good in 20-25 ft of water on jigs. Best crappie fishing on O H in 5 or 6 yrs
Top
#3172348 - 02/21/13 07:32 PM Re: Old Hickory Crappie Advice [Re: Tn Joe]
JandSCattleCo
8 Point


Registered: 11/01/10
Posts: 1079
Loc: Murfreesboro, TN

Offline
Going to a crappie class this weekend. I'm in the same boat as you. (Ha see what i did there?)

Ill share what I learn with ya when I get back and maybe we can go find some.
_________________________
moderndayoutdoorsman.wordpress.com

-Breathe Easy

Top
#3173145 - 02/22/13 02:01 PM Re: Old Hickory Crappie Advice [Re: JandSCattleCo]
doubledownranch
8 Point


Registered: 08/09/11
Posts: 1292
Loc: Old Hickory / Watertown

Offline
 Originally Posted By: JandSCattleCo
Going to a crappie class this weekend. I'm in the same boat as you. (Ha see what i did there?)

Ill share what I learn with ya when I get back and maybe we can go find some.


Man I'm kicking myself for not going to that class. I think i'm going to head to priest sunday, I'll scope out some spots and when you return with your new crappie wisdom, maybe we can get together and catch some slabs.
_________________________

Team Run 'N Gunners


πKa

Top
#3173251 - 02/22/13 04:38 PM Re: Old Hickory Crappie Advice [Re: doubledownranch]
bowriter
Non-Typical


Registered: 08/31/02
Posts: 42314
Loc: Lebanon,TN USA

Offline
Last couple weeks, when the wind cooperates, we have been catching them from 15-3 feet around brush. Been using a pink, 1/12 ounce jig and some minnows.
_________________________

Constipation has ruined many a good day. Not as many as stupidity, though.

Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Bobby G, Cuttin Caller, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck, gtk 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4106599
RUGER
88400
Deer Assassin
65979
BSK
62020
Crappie Luck
51392
spitndrum
Newest Members
yarddawg54, schiesser, bigdoc, Bggamehunter, willy2763
13605 Registered Users
Who's Online
2 registered (kornbread, 1 invisible) and 66 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13605 Members
43 Forums
100233 Topics
1180122 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
December
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.005 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.