Fishing in Florida
Crappie are actually a member of the sunfish family and can be found
in all the continental states. They are known by many different
names, typically based on geographic location. Paper mouth, goggleye,
bridge perch and speckled perch, just to name a few.
Crappie Fishing Lakes In Florida
Crappie flourish in the ideal Florida climate. Big schools of
healthy crappie populate most FL waters. The major lakes like
Blue Cypress Lake, Crescent Lake, Crooked Lake, Deerpoint Lake,
East Lake Tohopekaliga, Jim Woodruff Reservoir, Lake Apopka,
Lake Conlin, Lake Eustis, Lake George, Lake Griffin, Lake Harris,
Lake Harney, Lake Hatchineha, Lake Istokpoga, Lake Jessup, Lake
Kissimmee, Lake Marian, Lake Miccosukee, Lake Monroe, Lake Newnan, Lake Okeechobee, Lake Talquin, Lake Tohopekaliga, Lake Wier,
Lake Weohyakapka, Lochloosa Lake, Orange Lake, St. John's River
and Tsala Apopka Lake are a good bet for a nice stringer of crappie.
Also try some of the smaller lakes and ponds as many of them
Lake Talquin was home to the Florida state record black crappie.
Both the black and white crappie grow to over five pounds while
three quarters of a pound to a pound is more typical.
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Florida fishing information
Find crappie fishing opportunities in other states using the
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FL Crappie Fishing - All About Fishing for Black
Crappie and White Crappie in Florida.