Looking at Gleason lake through trees

Our Mission

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, and

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.
  • High Phosphorous concentration results in blue-green algae blooms in late summer. The health of Gleason Lake affects Lake Minnetonka (Wayzata Bay), Minnehaha Creek, and the Mississippi River to the Gulf of Mexico.

Join Our Mission

All monies collected go directly to improve and preserve the lake and its watershed. Thank you for your support.