Welcome to Porter’s Lake Lutheran Center


To book with us call 712-542-5436 or email porterslakecenter@gmail.com


About us:

The goal of the Porter’s Lake board of directors is to provide safe, family oriented Christian entertainment at an economical price.

Porter’s Lake is maintained by volunteers and donations.

Porter’s Lake is available for use by reservation.  We welcome church groups, family groups, service clubs and organizations to make use of our facility.

Porter’s Lake Lutheran Founders, Inc.

1695 B. Ave., Shenandoah, Iowa 51601

(Between Essex and Shenandoah just off Highway 48)

To make a donation, mail to:

Porter's Lake Lutheran Center

C/O Robert Henke

2235 V Avenue

Clarinda, IA 51632

Excellent dance floor

Incredible acoustics for bands / choirs

Picnic shelter



Business retreats

Confirmation receptions

Church retreats

Birthday parties

Weddings / Receptions

Anniversary parties


Graduation receptions

Scout camp-outs



What can you do at Porter’s Lake?

Check out our upcoming events page!