Cold Water Kayaking, Des Moines River, Iowa
Feb 24, 2011 | 5 min

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

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

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

Silo Ice Climbing, Cedar Falls, Iowa
Dec 9, 2010 | 7 min

Near Cedar Falls, a band of flatland mountaineers have found a unique solution to our sometimes vertically-challenged state by icing down the side of a grain bin.

Spirit Lake, Where Ice Fishing is Hot
Dec 9, 2010 | 5 min

Lakeside communities in Iowa can't afford to go into hibernation during Iowa's long cold winters. On Spirit Lake, the ice fishing is so hot it warms up local businesses.

Seeding Iowa's Fields with Pheasants
Dec 9, 2010 | 6 min

With dwindling pheasant populations in Iowa, some hunters may turn to a new law allowing the release of pen-reared birds.

Nature Photography with Don Poggensee
Dec 9, 2010 | 5 min

The work of wildlife photographer Don Poggensee has appeared in over 70 magazines and newspapers around the world. At the DeSoto Bend National Wildlife Refuge, Poggensee shares some tips that could...