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Making bamboo fly fishing rods
Jun 4, 2015 | 7 mins

An Ankeny man shows us the attention to detail and fine craftsmanship that goes into constructing a high quality, effective and collectible bamboo fly fishing rod

Iowa Outdoors Springtime Edition
May 7, 2015 | 00:27:44

On this episode of Iowa Outdoors, we travel alongside an elite team of storm chasers, spend the night outdoors for a military-style workout regimen, a...

GORUCK military style workout regimen
May 7, 2015 | 00:07:11

We spend the entire night outdoors for a military style workout regimen, known as GORUCK.

Springtime Wildflower Photographer Tom Rosburg
May 7, 2015 | 00:06:50

From the prairies to the woodlands, we enjoy springtime wildflowers through the lens of Tom Rosburg.

The Iowa Storm Chasing Network
May 7, 2015 | 00:09:30

We journey alongside and elite team of severe weather aficionados with a profile of the Iowa Storm Chasing Network.

Iowa Outdoors | Season 5 Preview
Dec 12, 2014 | 00:01:50

A sneak peek at a few of the stories you'll see in Season 5.

Iowa Outdoors (#408)
Dec 11, 2014 | 00:26:59

On this winter edition of Iowa Outdoors...Go under the ice on an Iowa lake with some adventurous scuba divers. Learn how DNR researchers are gathering...

Ice scuba diving
Dec 11, 2014 | 00:08:13

We jump into a frozen lake to explore the dangerous adventure of scuba diving…underneath the ice. There are few locations in Iowa to dive below the ic...

Northern pike winter research
Dec 11, 2014 | 00:04:58

Fish researchers with the Iowa DNR use a hovercraft to navigate the frozen backwaters of the Upper Mississippi River, collecting valuable habitat and ...

Color the Wind Kite Festival
Dec 11, 2014 | 00:07:22

This annual festival draws kite aficionados and spectators to Clear Lake every February for the splash of color and floating spectacle in the sky. It’...