Water Quality Conditions

Current Swimming Advisory for Lake Mitchell


No swimming advisories at this time*

*We currently test for both E. Coli, Microcystins, and Chlorophyll-a at the Public Beach and Sandy Beach. E. Coli Testing is also done at the Campground. Microcystins and Chlorophyll-a 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