• Crappie/Bream

    Guide Jerry Neely said that High Rock Lake is known more as a good warm-weather lake for crappie, but it’s also a good January lake.

    High Rock is a winter sleeper lake

    January 15 at 7:00am
    Spider-rigging with multiple rods allows anglers to cover plenty of depths and lots of water.

    A crappie rig for winter fishing

    January 15 at 7:00am
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    Learn the top techniques for catching crappie

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    January 10 at 4:40pm
    The Santee Cooper lakes hold some of the best crappie populations in the Carolinas.

    Four top lakes for January slabs

    A handful of Carolina lakes consistenly produce crappie during the colder months, and these experts present the particulars to filling your cooler.
    January 01 at 7:00am
    Joel Munday said stringers of crappie like this one aren’t unusual on Shearon Harris Lake, even in December.

    Tie a double uni-knot

    December 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    Crappie will gang up around brush piles in many of Kerr Lake’s feeder creeks when the water cools in December.

    Brush up on Kerr Lake crappie

    Cooler weather pushes slabs to brush in big lake’s tributary creeks
    December 04, 2017 at 10:08am
    Don’t pass up the exciting winter action for crappie at Shearon Harris throughout December.

    Have a slab-happy Harris holiday

    Crappie fishing at Shearon Harris Lake can be a great way to celebrate a day on the water this December. Here are some tips for catching the tasty panfish.
    December 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Capt. David Hilton said anglers can sleep at little late and still catch plenty of Santee's crappie this time of year.

    Top tips for cold weather crappie at Santee

    Odd technique keeps anglers at proper depth
    November 30, 2017 at 8:53pm
    Capt. Todd Vick shows off two crappie from a recent trip on the Waccamaw River.

    How to catch more Waccamaw River crappie

    Crappie biting around docks, especially in cooler weather
    November 05, 2017 at 12:40pm
    Big crappie hang around deep flats and creek-channel edges, especially those with brush, as the water cools on Jordan Lake.

    Tight-line Jordan slabs

    Deep water can be productive in November
    October 27, 2017 at 12:20pm
    Plenty of big bream are swimming around the Santee Cooper lakes, ready to be caught by anglers who find brush piles in deeper water.

    Deep Santee Cooper bream

    Find brush and catch plenty of bluegills
    October 27, 2017 at 12:14pm