Water Quality Conditions

Current Swimming Advisories and Closures for Lake Mitchell:


No Closures. All beaches and access areas are open.
There is a Public Health Watch as of 10/24/23. 

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

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

Please be advised that we conduct water quality tests only Memorial Day through Labor Day; these are done on a weekly basis, but conditions can change daily, so 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