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Iowa Outdoors (#202)
March 30, 2012 | 28 min

Fly through the treetops on Iowa's first zipline course, explore life aquatic at the Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium in Dubuque, find morel mush...

Hunting for Morel Mushrooms

Go on a treasure hunt for a prized Iowa woodland delicacy known as the morel mushroom.

Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium, Dubuque, Iowa
March 30, 2012 | 00:05:19

Dive into life aquatic at Dubuque's Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium.

Nature Photographer Ty Smedes

Readers of the magazine Iowa Outdoors are familiar with the photography of Ty Smedes.  Ty is a regular contributor to the Department of Natural Resources publication and his pictures along with art

Zipline Adventure, Dubuque, Iowa
March 30, 2012 | 00:06:23

Soar high above the ground in Dubuque on Iowa's first large-scale zipline.

Pammel State Park, Madison County, Iowa
January 6, 2012 | 00:01:02

The Middle River hugs the foundation of Pammel State Park but its one-of-a-kind tunnel tells a historic tale.

Winter Birdfeeding in Iowa
January 6, 2012 | 00:03:38

Some of the best bird watching in Iowa could be steps away from your backdoor. Iowa Outdoors discovers the tips and tricks from our state’s birding ex...

David Thoreson: An Iowan Around the Americas

A sea-faring adventurer from Okoboji has traveled the globe exploring scenic vistas and oceanic danger beyond our imagination.

Iowa Outdoors (#201)
January 6, 2012 | 28 min

Iowa Outdoors begins its second season exploring Pammel State Park, pedaling along the BRR bike ride, winter trout fishing on North Bear Creek, and ga...

BRR Bike Ride, Perry, Iowa
January 6, 2012 | 00:03:47

A mix of cycling-deprived Iowans descend on the towns of Perry and Rippey for a one-day winter expedition known as the BRR bike ride.