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Rock climbing
November 6, 2014 | 00:06:26

You may not think of Iowa as a rock climbing destination, but there are several great places in Iowa to climb and a growing community of climbers work...

Middle River water trail
November 6, 2014 | 00:04:51

Explore how an Iowa DNR water trail project is rejuvenating a paddling adventure underneath some of the landmark covered bridges of Madison County.

Mississippi River aerial photographry
November 6, 2014 | 00:04:40

Photographer Bob Hurt captures the vivid beauty of the Upper Mississippi River Valley from a plane hundreds of feet above the watery wilderness.

Iowa Outdoors (#407)
November 6, 2014 | 00:28:46

On this autumn edition of Iowa Outdoors...explore the Middle River water trail among the covered bridges of Madison County, learn about the turkey vul...

Iowa Outdoors (#406)
October 2, 2014 | 00:28:46

In this edition we look back at some of our favorite adventures. Throughout our first four seasons, we've shown you some adventurous ways to explore o...

Iowa Outdoors (#405)
September 4, 2014 | 00:28:45

From scuba diving Okoboji to the high dynamic landscapes of the Loess Hills, we venture back into the archives for our best photographic journeys.

Iowa Outdoors (#404)
August 7, 2014 | 00:28:44

On this edition of Iowa Outdoors, a State Fair special showcasing archery, the DNR's fly tying competition, master gardening at the fairgrounds, and t...

Outdoors photographers compete at Iowa State Fair
August 7, 2014 | 00:05:49

Outdoors photographers enter their favorite and best images of the year in the annual Iowa State Fair Photography Salon. It's one of the largest photo...

Fish tanks at the DNR Building
August 7, 2014 | 00:03:17

Each year, Iowa Department of Natural Resources staff members pull off the complicated, but carefully coordinated job of moving a variety of water spe...

Fly tying at the Fair
August 7, 2014 | 00:03:12

A newer competition at the Iowa State Fair lures in anglers to test their fly tying ability and creativity.