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

Villages Of Van Buren 2020 Brochure ()
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)
Keo Rlf Application Form (112.9K)
Keo Rlf Guidelines Final (209K)
Bike Van Buren F.A.Q (569.9K)
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)
2019 VVB Visitors Guide_Flipbook
The Mormon Pioneer Traul Across Iowa In 1846 (1.3MB)
2019 Visitors Guide Flipbook
Douds Brochure 19 (308.3K)
2019 Scenic Drive Festival Cover (98.3K)
2019 Scenic Drive Festival brochure ()
Great Times (72.1K)
Car Show Registration Form 2019 (232.8K)
2019 Registration Form (124.4K)
Villages Of Van Buren Brochure (5MB)
Sdf 2020 Brochure Pg 2 (1.4MB)

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)
2019 Advertising Opportunities Forms (1.2MB)
Golftourn Sponsor2020 (2) (629.1K)
Car Show Registration Form 2020 (151.1K)

Vendor Applications

2020 Keosauqua Vendor App (335K)
2020 Bentonsport Vendor Application (22.8K)
2019fair Board Vendor App Fall Fest (516.4K)
Camping Forms Vbc 2019 20 (198.4K)
Douds Vendor Application Final (583.1K)
Stockport Vendor Application3 (677.9K)

Attractions, Events and Itineraries

Bonaparte Music Bonanza 2020 (225.8K)
Ranch Horse Show Series at River Valley Lodge (199K)
2019 Birmingham Homecoming Poster (1.9MB)
2019 Farmington Strawberry Festival (4.7MB)
2019 Vbc Fair Schedule (602.5K)
2019 Vbc Fair Schedule (602.5K)
Douds Tractor Pull 2019 (84.2K)
Hubtibgton Memorial Golf Tournament 2019 (44.1K)
Keosauqua Chamber Golf Tournament 2019 (591.4K)
2019 J40 Farm Crawl (1.1MB)
2019 End Of Summer Motorcycle Rally (872.4K)
Stockport Bbq Day 2019 (100.6K)
Rules Cook Off 19 (107.8K)
Christmas in the Villages Brochure 2019 (854K)
Morris Park Experience The West Adventure (3.1MB)
Douds Field Day Poster 2020 Online (950.2K)
Douds Field Day Poster 2020 Online (950.2K)
Bike Weekend In Keosauqua (465.1K)


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)
Keosauqua Trails (908.4K)
Lindsay Wilderness Trail Map (85K)
Milton Trail Map (84.5K)
Waubonsie Park Trail Map (49.6K)
Indian Lake Park (90.1K)


Online Friend Form (104.6K)
2019 Calendar Of Events Submission (65.9K)
2019 Membership Benefits (123.5K)


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 (416K)
Nonprofit Flowchart (20.4K)
Operator'S Guidelines To Temporary Food Service Establishments (108K)
Pre Event Self Checklist (869.4K)
Event Application 2019 (384.2K)
Temporary Food License Application (330.2K)