Crappie fishing is a fun and exciting experience. However, for a newbie, you may need to familiarise yourself with how to jig for crappie first. So, if you are well-versed with fishing for crappie, you may ask, what is the best time to catch crappie?
In my earlier tutorial on crappie fishing, I emphasised the importance of location when you are out fishing for this fish. If you know where the fish are, then it is easier to tell when the ideal time to go fishing for them is.
These fish live in schools, and they, therefore, exist in groups. If you can catch one at a particular spot, you are more likely to find much more at that same place. Crappie like other fish can be found in shallow waters in the wee hours of the morning and the evening.
During the day, they move inwards to deeper waters. The good thing about crappie fishing is, you can catch them at any time of the day as long as you are at the right location, i.e. where they are. You can find them in spring, summer even winter.
The answer your question on the best time to catch crappie is, there is no predefined time or season for crappie fishing; it is more about being at the right place.Continue reading