Panora, Iowa -- Located a short 30-minute drive west of Des Moines, Iowa, Panora is a progressive, rural community nestled  along the banks of the Middle Raccoon River.  Home to Lake Panorama, the Raccoon River Valley Trail, and the Guthrie County Historical Village, Panora is known for its rural charm and for providing residents and visitors, alike, a variety of recreational opportunities. Whether your interests include hiking, biking, camping, or canoeing, Panora is your choice. But the fun doesn't stop there, you can also plan a trip to the local museum, a visit to the local farmer's market, go hunting, shopping or dine out at a local restaurant. Whatever your plans end up to be, plan on staying the entire weekend.


Community Guide

City of Panora
Community Calendar
Chamber of Commerce
Economic Development
Area Businesses
Area History
Visitor's Guide
Panora Public Library
Panorama Schools
Panorama Days

Area Resources

Lake Panorama
Guthrie County Offices
Guthrie County Tourism
Guthrie County Museum
Raccoon River Valley Trail
Springbrook State Park
Whiterock Conservancy