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#12515554 - 11/25/17 02:14 AM Lake lavon- where are the crappie?
CraZyNOTRT Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 01/04/13
Posts: 82
Loc: McKinney, Tx
relatively new to crappie fishing and Been having a hard time finding them lately. Anyone know where they are at right now?

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#12516257 - 11/25/17 08:41 PM Re: Lake lavon- where are the crappie? [Re: CraZyNOTRT]
Desull Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/07/06
Posts: 189
Loc: Allen, TX
Most folks are fishing near the dam with minnows. I'm not really good with the open water bite. I've been targeting deep submerged trees and brush in 20 to 30 fow near the island. Good luck.
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#12516332 - 11/25/17 09:40 PM Re: Lake lavon- where are the crappie? [Re: CraZyNOTRT]
Grainraiser Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/10/09
Posts: 2552
Loc: Mesquite TX
Those folks fishing near the dam are fishing sunken brush piles. Its very effective this time of year.

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#12519277 - 11/28/17 04:17 PM Re: Lake lavon- where are the crappie? [Re: CraZyNOTRT]
TexExp Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/13/10
Posts: 1463
Loc: Lake Lavon

Another method for open water fishing that you might like is spider rigging. You have out 8 rods, so you look like a spider going down the lake. It takes a bit of an investment, but will last you a lifetime.
Recommend Bee Ready Rod Holders and PAT (Pro Angler Tackle) rods. Also, It is helpful to have a "double down" seat.
Bee Readys are made of stainless steel so you can give them to your grandkids. lol Get the multi-adjustable ones. cool

They are here local in Lucas. Bee Readys dot com thumb







Good luck out there!!

cheers



Edited by TexExp (11/28/17 04:19 PM)

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#12519312 - 11/28/17 04:57 PM Re: Lake lavon- where are the crappie? [Re: Grainraiser]
Ranger1 Offline
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Registered: 08/28/03
Posts: 6213
Loc: Allen, Texas
Originally Posted By: Grainraiser
Those folks fishing near the dam are fishing sunken brush piles. Its very effective this time of year.


Not Really...Atleast I'm not
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#12519504 - 11/28/17 08:00 PM Re: Lake lavon- where are the crappie? [Re: Ranger1]
PlanoPaul Offline
Angler

Registered: 12/16/13
Posts: 276
Loc: Plano, TX
Originally Posted By: Ranger1
Originally Posted By: Grainraiser
Those folks fishing near the dam are fishing sunken brush piles. Its very effective this time of year.


Not Really...Atleast I'm not


Yeah, i’ll second that. Obviously there are fish on the dam, but still plenty of fish to be had elsewhere. Yesterday I had 21 in the box in 3hrs of fishing. 1 rod, 1 jig, no minners harmed. 28ftw.

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