Iowa's Simple Pleasures with Dan Kaercher
Geocaching, Little Swan Lake Winery, Saturday in the Park, Augusta Restaurant (#502)
Host Dan Kaercher hits the trail to find outdoor treasure using GPS in southwest Iowa, sips some Iowa wine and spends the night in a repurposed grain elevator in northwest Iowa, feels the music at a summer festival in Sioux City, and tastes some fresh Cajun flavors at a restaurant in Oxford. [26 minutes]
You don’t have to travel very far to get both a taste of New Orleans AND an award-winning Iowa staple: a pork... 06:14
Since 1991, this annual outdoor music festival in northwest Iowa has grown to attract 50,000-some visitors and many... 06:52
Buffalo, wine and a bed and breakfast in a grain elevator may sound like an improbable combination. But you'll... 06:20
Back in 2000 some of the first consumer Global Positioning System or GPS devices became available, and along with... 06:17
Full Program: Host Dan Kaercher hits the trail to find outdoor treasure using GPS in southwest Iowa, sips some Iowa wine and... 27:47
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Series Description: Dan Kaercher, founding editor-in-chief of Midwest Living magazine, travels Iowa in search of hidden treasures and out-of-the-way places for Iowans to visit and explore right here at home.
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These episodes of Iowa's Simple Pleasures with Dan Kaercher aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Episode #506
- Harvester Golf Course, Redwood Steakhouse, South East Iowa Art Tour, Mason City (#505)
- Scenic City Empress Riverboat, Clay County Fair, Drake Restaurant, Jester Park (#504)
- Skydiving, Lake City, Bily Clock Museum, Broadbent Distillery (#503)
- Geocaching, Little Swan Lake Winery, Saturday in the Park, Augusta Restaurant (#502)