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About Lutherdale

Lutherdale is a faith community, dedicated to building lives in Christ through the wonder of God’s Creation and the study of God’s Word. ~ Our Mission Statement

Lutherdale is a year-round camp and retreat center that serves over 10,000 guests each year. Centrally located between Milwaukee, Madison, and Chicago, Lutherdale has been serving Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois since 1944.

Thank you for your consideration in joining us for a life-changing adventure! No matter your age, race, or income level, we have a program designed for you. Our programs run year-round! People of all faiths are welcome to come and enjoy our 52 acres of wooded and wide open spaces. Facilities are available for swimming and lake activities, games, high ropes adventure course, yurt and tent camping, sports playfields and other activities. Lutherdale sits on Lauderdale Lakes and is well known for beautiful sunsets.

Lutherdale is a Summer Camp and Year Round Retreat Center. It is a great place for youth and adults to explore God’s world and word.

Summer Camp
From June through the first week of August Lutherdale provides summer camp for youth and families.

Day Camp
A team of Lutherdale staff will join you to provide a taste of camp at your church. Many congregations use us to supplement their current VBS program.

Design and lead your own personalized retreat, or join a Lutherdale program retreat.

Eagle’s Nest Adventure Center
Zip down the zip line, take a leap of faith or test your skills and faith on any of our high rope elements. Our low ropes elements are perfect to build teamwork within your group.



  • Housing- Adult-friendly Retreat Center, Modern, and Rustic Cabins, or Tent camping and Yurts.
  • Food Service- Full meals in our Dining Hall or Pizza delivered to your meeting room.
  • Recreational Activities- Including a challenge course and climbing tower, waterfront for swimming and canoeing, and Anderson Sports Field with a baseball diamond, soccer goals, and volleyball court.
  • Friendly customer service to help you plan your event.
  • Professional staff to lead worship, team-building activities, and recreational activities.

You have a lot of options out there so it means a great deal to us that you stopped by. Even if just for a minute. You can navigate our site using the six drop-down menus above the picture. If you cannot find what you are looking for or wish to get more information you can call our office at 262-742-2352 or you can send us a message. You will also find a list of staff with their position and email here.