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Crappies on Crystal Lake


himjunkie13

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Hey, I live about a block from Crystal Lake in Burnsville and I have no problem catching crappies at low light hours but have a lot of trouble with midday and night hours. I'd like some general advice from anybody who's fished crappies at either of these times (especially midday). I've read the night time crappie threads in the ice fishing and in the "crappies-sunfish" category under species. Nobody seems to post on midday crappies so I'm just wondering, maybe im an (Contact US Regarding This Word) but im kinda new to this and am looking for some advice. If you've fished this lake before that would be prefferable but advice from anybody would be good.

Thanks in advance

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Honestly the only time I've ever caught Crappies with any consistency it was usually in the Spring, have on occasion got them out on Minnetonka during the day during the winter or in other dark stained water.

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On most lakes the best time for crappies is in the low light hours. If you are only getting them low light, you should still be able to pick up a few after dark. I would recommend downsizing and you will probably have to work for them.

With the smaller size crappie lakes it is alittle easier to get on a few even when the main bite isn't going.

But that is just my take on things.

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