Columbus Crappie fishing

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By Ray - Posted on 31 March 2014

I caught these 2 slabs a 1.87 and a 1.85 along with a few more on a short trip out this weekend. I have been catching these crappiei on the jig I attached a picture of from Showdown tackle. I have been using these jigs almost exclusively this year and here is what I have found. They are very durable I must have caught 20 fish with one before I finally lost it. The hooks are sized just right and they will bend enough to let you pull free of a hang and reshape without breaking. The color combinations are almost endless with a full selection of weights. I have been using the 1/32 the past couple of trips because the crappie seemed to want the bait swimming and the 1/32 gives a nice slow fall.
In short I am very happy with the Showdown Tackle jigs and would highly recommend them.

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Yep these were in 3 foot of water or less.


GWDawg1's picture

Nice fish. Are they shallow yet?

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A U-shaped bend in a river or stream. If isolated, they can be referred to as an oxbow lake.

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