Free camping weekends offered

KEOSAUQUA -- The Van Buren County Conservation Office is offering free camping weekends in May.

Free camping will be May 11-12 at Morris Park near Stockport and May 18-19 at the Bentonsport Campground in Bentonsport.

According to the Van Buren County Conservation website at, the Lake Sugema campgrounds are filled for the free weekend planned there, plus, Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend, but reservations are still available for other dates.

For information visit the county conservation website or call Lake Sugema at 319-293-3532, Morris Park at 319-796-2148 and Bentonsport Campground at 319-592-3579.