The Glade Run Lake Conservancy (GRLC) is dedicated to the restoration, ongoing preservation, and improvement of Glade Run Lake and its adjacent lands, located in southern Butler County, Pennsylvania.

By encouraging the use of Glade Run Lake and its surrounding park land, the GRLC promotes outdoor recreation, environmental conservation, and education of the natural world for people of all ages.

To learn more about the GRLC including the history of Glade Run Lake, its mission and goals, the composition of the board of directors, and news and publication archives, check out the resources below.

If you have additional questions regarding the Glade Run Lake Conservancy that are not answered here, please contact us.

Mission & Values  

Learn what our goals are for Glade

Run Lake and its surrounding park land.

Lake History

Find out about the history of Glade Run

Lake and the efforts to restore it after an unsafe earthen dam forced the lake to be drained.

Board of Directors

Meet the people who comprise the

Glade Run Lake Conservancy.

Membership & Giving

Support the mission of the Glade Run

Lake Conservancy by becoming a member.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer your time and passion by supporting ongoing efforts at Glade Run Lake Park.


Have a question about the lake? Check out our FAQ page to see if we've already answered it.

What is a Watershed?

Educate yourself on the importance of watersheds and what you can do to protect the watershed of Glade Run Lake.

Native Species

Get to know some of the beneficial native plant species at Glade Run Lake Park and the important role they play in the ecosystem.

Invasive Species

Become familiar with invasive species found in our region and how you can help to stop their spread to other places.


Read published news articles

concerning Glade Run Lake.

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Lake Location - Glade Run Lake Park, Lake Road | Valencia, PA 16059

GRLC Mailing Address - 166 Love Road | Valencia, PA 16059

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