Welcome to Iowa's
Van Buren County Conservation
To Reserve camping sites for 2023 at Sugema, Bentonsport or Morris Campgrounds, go to:
This campground is near Lake Sugema, a popular fishing lake.
Reservations are recommended for full 2-12 or modern sites 13-22. or by chance drive ins.
Sites 23-29 are drive in with electric only
Bentonsport & Morris Campgrounds-
Reservation or Drive ups available
Douds & Austin Park
Douds- 2 campsites available, shelter and boat ramp.
Austin Park- primitive sites, shelter, boat ramp
Van Buren County Conservation provides recreational opportunities through:
Campground Gift Certificates are available at the Van Buren County Conservation Office!
Explore the different trails with friends or join in with the Van Buren County Conservation Naturalist which also offers bird and nature hikes as well as kayak trips.
Lake Sugema Fishing
Lake Sugema [Pronounced sōō•jē’•mə]
Conservation partners with DNR
Location: 3 miles southwest of Keosauqua
Maximum Depth: 33.6 ft. (2010 - 33.6')
Motoring Restrictions: No Size Limit
No Wake Lake
Amenities at Lake Sugema include:
Free Fishing- SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 2023 AT 10 AM – 12 PM