Iowa's Simple Pleasures with Dan Kaercher
Raccoon Ridge Archery, Dan Gable Wrestling Museum, Fossil Gorge & Museum, The Inn at Battle Creek (#405)
Archery in Stuart, wrestling in Waterloo, fossils near Coralville and gourmet food at a bed and breakfast in Battle Creek highlight this episode. Join host Dan Kaercher as he finds interesting and delightful activities right here in Iowa’s own backyard. [27 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
In Waterloo, Dan Kaercher tours a spot devoted to the history of wrestling, and learns this favorite Iowa sport... 07:52
In Ida County, Dan Kaercher travels back in time and discover some interesting sites on my way to the elegant Battle... 07:15
Did you know that Iowa was once part of a large continent south of the equator, covered by warm, shallow seas? The... 04:24
Full Program: Dan Kaercher learns how to draw a bow, aim and let the arrows fly in west central Iowa; gets a hold on all things... 27:00
Join host Dan Kaercher as he hits the great Iowa outdoors and some 3D targets on an archery range in Stuart. 03:54
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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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