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Campfire Cooking with Chef Jon Benedict
April 7, 2011 | 00:02:30

Chef Jon Benedict cooks delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner items on the campfire using a pie iron.

The Journey of the Hale Bridge, Wapsipinicon State Park, Iowa
April 7, 2011 | 00:01:41

The century-old walkway located at Wapsipinicon State Park went on a remarkable journey to its new home.

Iowa Outdoors April 2011 Preview
March 31, 2011 | 00:00:36

Explore Iowa's longest and most spectacular cave, witness the population rebound of prairie chickens in southern Iowa, visit Wapsipinicon State Park, ...

Iowa Outdoors | More Winter Activities (#102)
February 24, 2011 | 28 min

Go cold water kayaking, study Iowa's deer population, try out dogsledding and spend time with wildlife photographer Neil Rettig. Check out Chef Jon Be...

Venison Stew & Jalapeno Corn Bread, with Chef Jon Benedict
February 24, 2011 | 00:03:18

Chef Jon Benedict shares a delicious recipe for an under-appreciated wild game. Check out his version of venison stew.

Aerial Deer Surveys, Iowa
February 24, 2011 | 00:05:01

Ever wondered how the Iowa DNR estimates the state's deer population? Iowa Outdoors joins a pair of wildlife experts for a mathematical exercise in h...

Dog Sledding, Great Western Trail, Warren County, Iowa
February 24, 2011 | 00:03:56

Amanda Mullen takes a dash down the Great Western trail with a pack of Siberian Huskies.

Cold Water Kayaking, Des Moines River, Iowa
February 24, 2011 | 00:05:10

Paddle with hard-core winter kayakers for a mix of exercise and eagle viewing on the Des Moines River.

Neil Rettig, Wildlife Cinematographer
February 24, 2011 | 00:07:40

Emmy-award winning nature cinematographer Neil Rettig shares his passion for the outdoors.