Welcome to Linn Valley Lakes, current population 936! We are a private recreational and residential community just 40 miles south of Kansas City. Our 2,000-acre resort offers a wide variety of year-round recreational activities and events.

Deer Trace Restaurant

Our restaurant at the golf course is open everyday for lunch 11:00-2:00pm, Thursday 7:00am-10:30am biscuits and gravy, Saturday & Sunday breakfast from 7:00-11:00am.  The menu offers a variety of food items including a kids menu. The phone number is 757-4597.

Boating & Fishing

Our 135-acre, spring-fed lake offers boating, fishing, swimming, and water skiing.  A total of eight lakes and ponds are located throughout the resort.  Each is stocked with a variety of fish.  We ask that property owners help protect all Kansas Waters from Aquatic Nuisance Species by cleaning, drying, and draining all watercraft when moving from lake to lake.  A printable version of the Linn Valley Lakes Fishing brochure is available in pdf. 


Deer Trace Golf Course features 6,146 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71.  Enjoy the changing seasons on the course; our beautiful course is open year round!  There are several membership packages for property owners and very affordable daily rates. The course offers a driving range and putting green and many acres of a stunning manicured course.  The easiest way to get away from it all is to take a short drive to the golf course after a tedious day at work, get on the course, take a deep breath, and enjoy the rest of your day!  

Deer Trace Golf Course is the perfect setting for your corporate and charitable golf tournaments. Get away from it all and spend a memorable day in the country with co-workers and friends.  Whether your group is large or small, you'll love the experience at Linn Valley Lakes, a secret hideaway, to call your own.  See the updated schedule and check out the tournaments that are planned for this year.  There are many dates remaining for you to plan your tournament.  The cost can be a low as $30.00 per person.  Please contact Pam to obtain additional information-913-757-4591.

Camping & Cabins

Our community offers a wooded, 47-site campground with full hookups (30 and 50-amp electric service) for property owners and their guests. We also have four rental cabins available. A playground and bath house are conveniently located in the campground.


Our well-appointed clubhouse overlooks the main lake and is our community's gathering spot. Numerous potluck dinners and social events are held here throughout the year. You'll also find a swimming pool, playground, sand volleyball, basketball court, and a swimming beach here.

Other Amenities

Linn Valley Lakes also has a laundry room, shelter house with picnic tables and nearby playground, horseshoe pits, and tennis courts.

POA Lots for Sale

The POA has lots for sale.  They are listed by type: Building, Multi-Purpose and Camping lots.  They are located throughout the community.  We have maps on the website and we also have larger maps for sale in the POA office. Anyone interested in driving around the community is more than welcome to come on in, just check in at the POA office, where you can buy a map and pick up a general information packet and go exploring!