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Charles River Monster Cannibal Crappie Details
Name:Charles River Monster Cannibal Crappie
Created By:azmlii
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Details:At lunch today, I went down to Nahanton Park, in Newton, to fish the Charles under the bridge.

I fished for 45 minutes with no luck on senkos or crankbaits.

As my lunch hour would be over soon, I tied on a 2” Strom Wildeye Live Crappie, from a pack my wife bought a couple months ago. We had fished them multiple times without a bite, but I thought I would give it a try.

Low and behold, on my second cast, I caught something. When I got it to shore, I was surprised to see a really big black crappie. It had not only taken the bait, it had inhaled the whole thing.

Unfortunately, while I was fumbling for my iPhone it jumped the hook and escaped (I had removed the bottom treble so it would not get caught on the rocks.

I was tickled pink, by catching a really big crappie, by catching something on a swim bait, and how the fish inhaled it.

Good fishing,
Patrick
Location:Nahanton Park, Newton, MA
Trip Date:8/3/2012
# of Hotspots:1
Hotspot Details: 1. Under The Bridge Details: Hide
# of Fish Caught:1
Water Type:freshwater
Type of Fish:Calico Bass(Black Crappie)
Fish Length (Avg):10 inches
Fish Length (Max):0 inches
Fish Weight (Avg):0 lbs. 0 oz.
Fish Weight (Max):0 lbs. 0 oz.
Bait Type:Soft Swimbait
Bait Details:2 Strom Wildeye Live Crappie
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# of Fish Caught:1
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Last review was on 01/07/13 02:32 PM by napa

Ranking Score: [?]4.55
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Date Updated:08/03/12 01:52 PM
Date Created:08/03/12 01:52 PM

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