Mountain Island Lake was created in 1924 to coincide with the building of Mountain Island Hydroelectric Station. The primary function of Mountain Island Lake is to provide drinking water for residents of Mecklenburg, and Gaston County. The lake is also accessible to the public for boating and fishing use.
Fair to good for crappie at the Riverbend Power Station “hot hole” on minnows. Largemouth around the points on deep-running crankbaits.
Continuing fair for crappie at the Riverbend Power Station “hot hole” on minnows. Largemouth around the points on deep-running crankbaits.
Haven't Really got to fish but just moved near lake and I am disappointed cause some people aren't able to purchase a boat and If you don't have a boat your out of luck, but what about the people that want to fish but don't have a boat. Where are the places for us to fish
The water level is currently 2.7 feet below full pond.
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