Improve Gleason Lake
All donations go directly to improve and preserve the lake and its watershed.
Please JOIN US for the Luce Line Trail Candlight Walk
January 3, 2020 ~ 5:30-7pm
We will be at the Luce Line bridge on Gleason Lake at 5:30 pm to enjoy the candles, hot chocolate and a fire pit.
The Luce Line State Trail Candlelight Walk is a DNR sponsored event being held from 5-8pm on 1/3/2020.
Items of Note:
- Reminder: No Wake Zone between the bridge/ south of peninsula.
- Did you know you can adopt a drain? Join the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District efforts to adopt a drain in your neighborhood to help keep the watershed clean. It’s easy, sign up at the following link, confirm your address and drain to adopt, and then enter how much debris you remove. Then tell your friends. People all over the Twin Cities can be part of this effort. http://www.adopt-a-drain.org/?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term=
To improve and preserve the beauty and quality of Gleason Lake and its watershed for the present and future.
To promote education in best management practices.
To work with other organizations and governmental agencies with similar objectives.
About Gleason Lake:
- Gleason Lake borders Minnetonka, Plymouth, and Wayzata, Minnesota.
- 3.89 miles of lakeshore
- 160 acres of water area plus adjacent 14 acre wetland
- Maximum depth of 16 feet; Average depth 5-10 feet
- Volume: 400 million gallons
- Gleason Lake Watershed: 3,900 acres, located primarily (95%) in Plymouth, with portions in Minnetonka and Wayzata. Involves an estimated 3,000 homes.
- Gleason Lake is part of the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District. The health of Gleason Lake affects Lake Minnetonka (Wayzata Bay), Minnehaha Creek and the Mississippi River to the Gulf of Mexico.