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#11132605 - 09/28/15 11:32 AM Beautiful Morning for Crappie
HooknSlabs35 Offline
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Registered: 01/09/12
Posts: 127
Loc: Burleson, TX
I took my brother-in-law fishing yesterday morning looking to catch a good mess of Crappie. We were on the water before sunrise around 6:30 am. It was a perfect morning to be on the lake. Temps in the low 70's and winds out of the East around 0-5 mph. We took minnows and jigs but jigs were the preferredf bait. Most fish were caught on a 1/32oz pink jig head with Bobby Garland Baby Shad Blue Ice. Fish were caught on brush in 15 FOW with the fish suspending on top of the brush around 10 FOW. We probably caught around 50 fish altogether for the day with a ton of dinks and 9 inch Crappie. We ended up keeping 14. Below are some pics.



This was the biggest of the day at 14 inches. Wish I would've had a scale



Brother-in-law with a keeper



End result of a great day on the water!

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#11132657 - 09/28/15 11:46 AM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
cleve Offline
Angler

Registered: 01/07/09
Posts: 357
Loc: kingwood tx
Great job guy's flehan
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#11132690 - 09/28/15 11:57 AM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
Anchorman Offline
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Registered: 03/02/15
Posts: 1172
Loc: Small Town NE Texas
Sounds like you guys were right where you needed to be. Plucking crappie vertically out of a brush pile is great fun. And not having to mess with them stinky minnows is a bonus. I love it when a plan comes together!
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#11132796 - 09/28/15 12:40 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
GhostRider32 Offline
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Registered: 05/15/15
Posts: 1414
Nice catch.

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#11132838 - 09/28/15 12:57 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
crope1 Offline
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Registered: 05/20/10
Posts: 5896
Loc: mansfield,tx
Nice catch,what lake might i ask?

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#11132853 - 09/28/15 01:02 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
Action_Jackson Offline
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Registered: 01/18/15
Posts: 1256
Loc: Dallas, Texas
Nice mess of fish!
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#11132902 - 09/28/15 01:20 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
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Registered: 12/30/08
Posts: 3756
Loc: Desoto,Tx. Dallas county
WTG GUYS!
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#11132946 - 09/28/15 01:38 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: crope1]
HooknSlabs35 Offline
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Registered: 01/09/12
Posts: 127
Loc: Burleson, TX
Originally Posted By: crope1
Nice catch,what lake might i ask?


Lake Pat Cleburne

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#11133018 - 09/28/15 02:07 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
Jig Man Offline
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Registered: 01/10/09
Posts: 3938
Loc: Over here...
fish fry time... thumb
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#11133492 - 09/28/15 05:23 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
Knot Normal Offline
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Registered: 08/27/14
Posts: 374
Loc: Southeast Texas
Nice fish! I had to resort to minners but I'll keep tryin!
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#11133701 - 09/28/15 07:01 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 37132
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Nice fish. Good job. cheers
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#11134191 - 09/28/15 11:16 PM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
Grenadaslabs Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/01/13
Posts: 976
Loc: burleson
man I havent fished that lake in 18 years,its nice to see a report on that lake.I might just have to swing down there sometime for old time sake.nice job guys thumb

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#11134243 - 09/29/15 01:31 AM Re: Beautiful Morning for Crappie [Re: HooknSlabs35]
Fooshman Offline
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Registered: 02/18/05
Posts: 1971
Loc: Black Dog, TX
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