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New Hampshire Crappie Fishing

All about fishing for black and white crappie in NH.

Crappie fishing in New Hampshire

Crappie are actually a member of the sunfish family and can be found in many New Hampshire lakes. Crappie are known by many different local names. Paper mouth, goggleye, bridge perch, slabs and speckled perch, are just a few.

Crappie Fishing Waters In New Hampshire

Crappie are a bit scarce in New Hampshire. Lake Winnipesaukee, Massabesic Lake and Moore Reservoir are the major lakes in NH with crappie. Other smaller lakes, ponds and rivers may also contain schools of crappie.

The New Hampshire state record black crappie was taken out of Bellamy Reservoir.

Black Crappie

Black crappie

World record: 6 lbs 0 oz

NH State Record: 2 lbs 13 oz

White Crappie

White crappie

World record: 5 lbs 3 oz

NH State Record: Unknown

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