Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#3188314 - 03/09/13 06:01 PM Priest crappie help needed
JandSCattleCo
8 Point


Registered: 11/01/10
Posts: 1065
Loc: Murfreesboro, TN

Offline
Dad and I put in at Jefferson ramp on Priest today. We vertical jigged structure and crappie beds in 3-4' of water with no luck. We then swapped to long line trolling and had 8 different jig head and body combinations in the water. These ranged from light to dark color bodies in curly tails, stinger shads and high action baits. We caught one 8" and one keeper sized, all in 4-6' of water. Dad caught 3 bluegill on a black / chartreuse crappie magnet. Speed according to GPS was anywhere from .8-1.1mph.

Any advice on what we could have done better?
_________________________
moderndayoutdoorsman.wordpress.com

-Breathe Easy

Top
#3188487 - 03/09/13 09:03 PM Re: Priest crappie help needed [Re: JandSCattleCo]
drrxnupe
6 Point


Registered: 02/15/09
Posts: 971
Loc: Nashville, TN & Oxford, MS

Offline
I would think you need to be fishing deeper water. Assuming the water is still in the upper 40s, low 50s, that's awfully shallow to be fishin.
Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Bobby G, Cuttin Caller, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105536
RUGER
87010
Deer Assassin
65411
BSK
61029
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
Mik475, AaronB, Bad Wolf, jw3783, Jesse91
13278 Registered Users
Who's Online
124 registered (7wsm, 280longshot, John3, big 8's in Weakley county, buckaroo, DaveB, 8 invisible) and 151 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13278 Members
42 Forums
93191 Topics
1088468 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
September
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
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 0.095 seconds in which 0 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.