Recreation

In addition to it's local parks, library, museum and aquatic center, La Porte City offers residents and visitors alike a host of nearby activities.

The La Porte City Golf Club offers a challenging, 9-hole golf course close to the community.

McFarlane Park is located just three miles from La Porte City. Adjacent to the Cedar Valley Nature Trail, the park offers overnight camping, rental cabins, playground and picnic areas and over two miles of walking trails.

Hickory Hills Park is located nine miles from La Porte City. The park offers overnight camping, rental cabins, hiking trails and wildlife exhibits.