Fishing in Ohio
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 Ohio
Private ponds in Ohio are notorious for growing big crappie. Crappie
reside in creeks, rivers and small lakes as well. Yet, you are
likely to catch bigger
stringers in some of the larger lakes like Alum Creek Lake,
Atwood Lake, Berlin Lake, Buck Creek Lake, Buckeye Lake,
East Fork Lake, Grand Lake St Marys, Hoover Reservoir, Indian Lake,
Lake Erie, Lake Milton, Meander Creek Reservoir, Mosquito Lake,
Pymatuning Lake, Rocky Fork Lake, Salt Fork Lake, Seneca Lake,
Tappan Reservoir and West Branch Lake.
Private ponds produced both the Ohio state record black crappie
and the OH state record white 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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Ohio fishing information
Use the state listing to the left to locate crappie fishing
lakes in other states.
OH Crappie Fishing - All About Fishing for Black
Crappie and White Crappie in Ohio.