History of Glenbrook, Nevada

The town of Glenbrook is the oldest town in Lake Tahoe. Glen brook begain its history as a community in 1860. It started as a lumber mill town after captain A.W. Pray built the lakes first lumber mill. for many years Glenbrook was the largest lumber manufacturing towns in Nevada, producing lumber for the mines in Virginia City. In 1896 Duane Bliss and the S.S. Tahoe made Glenbrook one of the most sought after resort destinations for the wealthy from all over the United States. In 1907 the Glenbrook Inn opened and guest from around the world enjoyed their stay on Tahoe’s East Shore. After many years Glenbrook remains one of Lake Tahoe’s premiere locations.


Glenbrook isone of Lake Tahoe’s premiere locations!

  • 297 Residences
  • 61 Lakefronts
  • Gated entrance with seasonal guard
  • Community pier, beach and boat buoys with dock valet
  • Private nine-hole golf course, tennis club and restaurant
  • Community park and hiking trails
  • Designated green belts
  • Surrounded by over 700 acres of US Forest Service lands
  • 9.6 Miles to the CA/NV state line
  • 12.6 Miles to Heavenly’s boulder lodge and lift
  • Douglas County School bus stops at the Glenbrook gate
  • Developed in 1906
  • HOA: yes
  • Includes: gated security, landscaping, road maintenance, snow removal, trash removal, beach
  • Included for an extra fee: nine-hole golf course, clubhouse, restaurant, tennis club
  • CC&Rs: yes
  • Water/Sewer District: Glenbrook Water Company & Tahoe Douglas Sewerr

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