Crappie Blog

Fall Crappie Fishing Tips

October 5, 2022

By Greg McCain The signs are in place, less daylight, crisper temperatures, hints of color in the trees. Fall crappie season has officially begun. The transition from summer patterns to the fall bite can be abrupt. One day, the crappie are hunkered down in their off-shore homes (at least across much of the country). The…read more

Fall foliage and fishing: a natural combination

October 3, 2022

By Greg McCain ACC Crappie Stix owner Andy Lehman isn’t a native to east Tennessee, but a variety of factors led him to move the business to the region earlier this year. Significant among those reasons are the epic scenery and the crappie fishing that Andy now enjoys on a regular basis as he explores…read more

Unique format tournaments: The future of crappie fishing?

September 12, 2022

By Greg McCain Some new takes on tournament formats are opening up unique possibilities for the crappie world. While traditional tournaments, both single- and multi-day, still dominate the tournament scene, Crappie Masters stepped outside the box with a unique format last month on the Ouachita River. The organization held what is thought to be the…read more