Fishing in Missouri
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 Missouri
Crappie are everywhere in MO. Ponds, creeks, rivers, parks, small
lakes and of course all the major lakes including Bull Shoals Lake,
Harry S. Truman Reservoir, Lake of The Ozarks, Mark Twain Lake,
Pomme de Terre Lake, Smithville Reservoir, Stockton Lake, Table
Rock Lake, Thomas Hill Reservoir and Wappapello Lake.
The Missouri state record black crappie and white crappie both
came from private ponds.
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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Missouri fishing information
For crappie fishing options in other states use the
navigation to the left.
MO Crappie Fishing - All About Fishing for Black
Crappie and White Crappie in Missouri.