Water Quality Conditions

Current Swimming Advisories and Closures for Lake Mitchell:



No Closures. All beaches and access areas are open.

No advisories at this time. 

*We currently test for E. Coli, Microcystin, and Cylindrospermopsin at the Public Beach and Sandy Beach. E. Coli Testing is also done at the Campground. Microcystin and Cylindrospermopsin testing is also done at the center of Lake Mitchell. 

​*Test locations may or may not represent conditions at other locations in Lake Mitchell.

Please be advised that we only conduct water quality tests Memorial Day through Labor day on a weekly basis and conditions can change daily. Do not swim if harmful algal blooms are present.

City of Mitchell Policy for Addressing Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Mitchell

Lake Mitchell Water Quality Defined