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Geocachers hunt for hidden treasures
May 1, 2014 | 00:06:58

In just the last decade, a high-tech, outdoor activity called geocaching has grown in popularity in Iowa. It's easy for anyone to get started, and it'...

Iowa Outdoors (#401)
May 1, 2014 | 00:27:43

Join Iowa geocachers for a high-tech game of hide-and-seek. Explore the vast variety of plants and interesting displays inside the Greater Des Moines ...

Iowa Outdoors | Season 4 Preview

On this episode of Iowa Outdoors, go hunting for hidden treasures with geocachers, learn why the DNR is researching shovelnose sturgeon in eastern Iow...

The Season for Snowmobiles

Snow is a welcome sight for those who enjoy the family friendly wintertime activity of snowmobile riding. Conquering the cold landscape of Iowa has th...

Taxidermy Gives Creatures New Life

Iowans young and old use the art of taxidermy to create trophy memories of deer, birds, fish and other animals. It’s a career, hobby and passion that ...

Gardening the Outdoors
Dec 16, 2013 | 00:05:36

Iowans explore an educational tool connecting students with the earth…from garden gate to their dinner plate.

David Heusinkveld: Tragedy & Recovery
Dec 16, 2013 | 00:09:58

The life-changing story of David Heusinkveld as he travels through the Amana Colonies on a photographic journey of tragedy and recovery.

Iowa Outdoors (#306)
Dec 16, 2013 | 00:28:44

Explore Iowa from the powered handlebars of local snowmobilers, experience wildlife through the art of modern-day taxidermists, and follow the journey...

ISU's traveling Insect Zoo
Oct 25, 2013 | 00:04:28

Dan Wardell shows us how a fun, hands-on learning experience with cockroaches, millipedes, tarantulas and other arthropods is helping teach Iowans the...

Iowa Outdoors (#305)
Oct 25, 2013 | 00:28:43

Look into the sky with amateur astronomers and astrophotographers at the Iowa Star Party, visit a classroom where kids are touching critters from Iowa...