Files and Resources

Download a variety of files and resources related to the Villages of Van Buren.  Browse our visitor guide and collection of maps, or download articles and registration forms.


Brochures and Visitor Informaton

Des Moines River Water Trail Brochure (846.9K)
Map & Access points along the water trail in Van Buren County.
Bentonsport Walking Tour PDF (963.2K)
REDI Brochure (44.6K)
SELP Brochure (44K)
Keo Rlf Application Form (112.9K)
Keo Rlf Guidelines Final (209K)
Bike Van Buren Faq (387.8K)
Fantastic Road Trips of SE Iowa (1.8MB)
A guide to several fabulous day trips to surrounding counties with the Villages of Van Buren being the "hub" of the adventure!
Forgotten Villages 2016 Update (1.1MB)
Lake Sugema BCA (1.8MB)
Shimek Forest BCA (1.5MB)
Life Along the Lower Des Moines River
Community Organizations (164K)
Houses Of Worship (241.3K)
2017 VVB Visitors Guide (3.1MB)
Ranch Horse Show Series 2017 (195K)
2017 VVB Visitors Guide Web (3.1MB)
2017 Scenic Drive Web (2.6MB)
2017 Scenic Drive brochure
2017 Xmas Rack Card (518.6K)
2018 VVB Visitors Guide Web (2.7MB)

Registration Forms

VBC Historical Society Membership (14.9K)
Support the historical preservation efforts in Van Buren County.
Owner Occupied Guidelines 2016 1 (146.2K)
Owner Occupied Housing Application December 2015 Web 1 (346.2K)
Bike VB Liability Waiver (80.6K)
Bike Van Buren 2017 Mail In Registration Return Form (124.6K)
2017 Vendor App Keosauqua (514.3K)
Download Camping Registration (17.8K)
2017 Walk Run (124K)
Fall Run & Trail Walk
Golf Tournament Registration 2017 (298K)
Keosauqua Chamber 12th Annual Golf Tournament
Paddle Dump The Ducksregistration Form (122.7K)
Paddle Treasure Hunt Reg (4.2MB)
Paddle Harvest Moon Reg (157.9K)
Bonapartevendors (505.9K)
2018 Advertising Portfolio (1MB)

Vendor Applications

2016 Bentonsport Vendor App (162.4K)
2016 Keosauqua Vendor App (465K)
2017 Vendor Agreement Bentonsport (143.5K)

Attractions, Events and Itineraries

2017 Bentonsport Open House (1.1MB)
River Valley 2017 Schedule (1) (94.4K)
St Jude (108K)
Mm2 (187.3K)
Kick (82.3K)
Birmingham Homecoming Schedule (103.9K)
Village Folk School Lawn Party 2017 (113.8K)
Keosauqua Music Festival (95K)
Douds Field Day Poster 2017 (4.9MB)
J40 Farm Crawl 2017 Brochure (1.2MB)
2017 Fair Book Finaluse (3.1MB)
Cantril Dayz (2.7MB)
Bbq Days 2017 (6.1K)
End Of Summer Rally Poster 2017 (277.4K)
Car&Motorcycle Show 2017 (406K)
Ceadar Valley Grape Stomp (1.4MB)
Ceadar Valley Grape Stomp (1.4MB)
Morris Park Scenic Dr. (115.8K)


Van Buren Iowa DOT Map (1.2MB)
Lake Sugema Map - Fish and Wildlife Area (592.8K)
Lake Sugema Updated Map (1.6MB)
Lake Sugema Campground (544K)
VB Public Hunting Access (299.2K)
Map of Public Hunting Areas for Van Buren and SW Lee Counties, Iowa
Township And Range West (300.9K)
Western half of Van Buren County
Township And Range East (310.7K)
Eastern half of Van Buren County
Lake Sugema Campground Layout (290K)
Historic Hills Scenic Byway (467K)
Van Buren Co. Cemetery Map (2.4MB)
Ia Vanburen Lakesugema 20736 725 0 0 1 (45.7K)
Vbco Cemeteries Gps (211.4K)
Laceykeosauquamap (46.3K)
Vovb Map Scenic Drive2016 (615.2K)
Shimekhike Map (1) (202.9K)
Shimekhorse Map (154.9K)


Online Friend Form (104.6K)
2017 Membership Files (385K)
Cover Letter
Return Form
Calendar of Events
Calendar Of Events Form (26K)
Membership Benefits (34.2K)


The Iowa Boy (20.2K)
Read an article by Chuck Offenburger in the Des Moines Register about his trip to Van Buren County.
Historic Register_ Bonaparte School (268.6K)
Bentonsport Rose Garden March/April 2007 Edition "The Iowan" (4.3MB)
Tony Sanders' Indian Artifact Museum Feb/March 2009 Edition "Our Iowa" (3.1MB)
Abner Martin Nrhp Application (275.9K)
Community Services Directory 2017 (480.8K)

Iowa Temporary Food Permit Info

Lchd Temporary License Application Iowa (430.9K)
Nonprofit Flowchart (20.4K)
Operator'S Guidelines To Temporary Food Service Establishments (108K)
Pre Event Self Checklist (869.4K)