Fishing in Idaho
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 Idaho
Many of the Idaho fishing waters are a bit cold for crappie.
However there are still plenty of places to catch crappie in
ID. The major lakes with a population of crappie include American
C J Strike
Reservoir, Coeur D'Alene Lake, Crane Creek Reservoir, Hayden
Lake, Hells Canyon Reservoir, Lake Lowell, Lake Pend Oreille,
Paddock Valley Reservoir, Salmon Falls Creek Reservoir and Spirit
The Idaho state record black crappie was caught out of Brownlee
Reservoir and the state record white crappie came from Crane
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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Idaho fishing information
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ID Crappie Fishing - All About Fishing for Black
Crappie and White Crappie in Idaho.