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We visit each of Idaho's designated Wilderness areas to explore what we've learned since...

Outdoor Idaho

Outdoor Idaho celebrates the incredible richness of Idaho. Shot entirely on location, the program explores the beauty, the drama, and the science of nature, while examining the significant environmental and resource issues facing the West.

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We visit each of Idaho's designated Wilderness areas to explore what we've learned since...
We explore some of Idaho's out of the way places at the end of the road: Paradise in the...
We visit the three new wilderness areas in central Idaho -- the White Clouds, the...
It’s truly some of the most remote country in the lower 48: dry, desolate, inaccessible....
We profile Idaho's outfitters in their element and examine the challenges they face.
Bear Lake is a brilliant blue beauty on the Idaho-Utah border, a naturally formed lake,...
"Is there an adventure that you’ve always wanted to experience? That’s the question...
"Is there an adventure that you’ve always wanted to experience? That’s the question...
We are a state rich in rivers. And the waters that feed those rivers -- Idaho's...
Caves were home to our ancestors, providing shelter from the elements, their walls a...
Outdoor Idaho explores the hobby of Rockhounding, taking viewers to north Idaho for...
The fight over the creation of the River of No Return Wilderness was one of the pivotal...
Ranching, recreation and natural resources. Those three elements help Teton County thrive...
Outdoor Idaho explores what it takes to be a volunteer for Idaho Mountain Search and...
We visit each of Idaho's designated Wilderness areas to explore what we've learned since...
Idaho's landscape beckons to the adventurous. From Lewis...
Idaho’s landscape beckons to the adventurous. From Lewis...
Outdoor Idaho joins a group of intrepid canyoneers as they explore the narrow canyons and...
Adventure calls to any age. Those who can still hear the call are more than ready to get...
Outdoor Idaho's, "Inspired by Nature," showcases a variety of artists from around the...
For more than 100 years, trophy trout have lured anglers to the world-famous Henry's Fork...
The McCall area is a winter paradise, but the short days and the long nights take their...
The story of Idaho can be told in its state parks. We explore the history of the parks...
Idaho could be in for some interesting battles over water, and it will be the state’s...
Outdoor Idaho joins four groups of mountain climbers on treks to Vienna Peak in the...
This program documents a journey down the Main Salmon River through the wilderness...
Idaho’s scenic byways wind through the entire state, taking travelers past an amazing...
Outdoor Idaho highlights the stories of people with serious illnesses and injuries who...
Idaho’s scenic byways wind through the entire state, taking travelers past an amazing...
We celebrate thirty years with a program filled with fascinating people and places,...
Idaho is full of people who love to tinker with their outdoor gear -- and some of them...
This program documents a journey down the Main Salmon River through the wilderness...
We celebrate the Sawtooth Mountains, on the 40th anniversary of the creation of the...
We celebrate the Sawtooth Mountains, on the 40th anniversary of the creation of the...
"Climbing Idaho" profiles some of Idaho's unique rock climbing areas and the climbers who...
Journey across Idaho with men and women who use horse and mule power to tour the state’s...
They once flooded Idaho's rivers and streams by the millions, an army of migrating fish,...
Home to wildflowers found nowhere else in the world; the Boise Foothills offer...
Home to the largest nesting population of bald eagles in the state, eastern Idaho's...
Ours is not a landscape for the timid. In this explanation of a geology that has inspired...
Idaho's outdoor enthusiasts can be a gritty bunch -- especially this time of year....
Outdoor Idaho spends time with young writers at a unique camp on the grounds of Harriman...
Examines the history and current uses of Forest Fire Lookouts throughout Idaho. Forest...
It was a trust forced on the West more than 100 years ago, one that has defined us ever...
We explore the interesting and challenging ways that Idahoans are attempting to assist...
Outdoor Idaho travels to the lonely corridor along the Nevada-Idaho border. Cattle...
Tracing the history of wooden boats in Idaho. Includes the story of classic boats and...
This program examines the history and current uses of Forest Fire Lookouts throughout...
To fly in Idaho is to experience a view that is constantly changing. In fact, there's...
In southwest Idaho is a dramatic and unforgiving landscape known as the Owyhee...
A photograph can stop time, can capture a moment and make the familiar new again. This...
Features highlights from several wooden-boat shows on beautiful lakes in Idaho. The story...
Since the passage of the Wilderness Act in 1964, Americans have learned to accept the...
Idaho is home to about 120 golf courses - many unique, challenging and charming. Some of...
The way that we eat tells us a lot about who we are. Outdoor Idaho explores the growing...
It's the oldest and most prestigious of America's fiddling contests. We profile several...
Adventure racing is a sport that defies convention. It attracts athletes who seek to...
Cowboy poets remind us that it's still possible to live the life of a cowboy, to ride the...
We follow the wake of classic boats, with their graceful lines, across Idaho's big lakes...
Community ski hills are scattered throughout Idaho, each with its own field of dreams...
It is a creature of legend, an animal capable of impressing us with its teamwork and...
This documentary follows four Idaho area athletes as they train for and compete at the...
The historic Oregon and California Trails and various alternate routes wind through Idaho...
This episode captures nature's scenes and sounds in Idaho's six National Wildlife Refuges...
Features the southwestern corner of Yellowstone National Park along the Idaho border....
Skiing isn't for everyone. Winter Play looks at different ways to have fun in the cold....
Extreme sports flourish in Idaho, spurred on by the state's incredible geography. Base...
Extreme sports flourish in Idaho, spurred on by the state's incredible geography. Base...
What role should mining play in a society that now puts a premium on clean water and...
What happens when the extreme becomes the norm, when high intensity fires become routine...
They can be fierce predators and some of the gentlest of creatures. Some are rare; others...
A 90 minute program filled with fascinating people and places, history and humor,...
Motorized recreation is a huge pastime in Idaho, with more than 100,000 registered off-...
The Middle Fork of the Salmon River is the gold standard by which other rivers are judged...
The Owyhee Desert is a remote landscape found along the border of Idaho, Nevada and...
The over sixty crowd has a lot to teach us! This program on senior citizens profiles a...
We asked each of our producers to choose a favorite Idaho Getaway. Each of them found...
Falling snow transforms the Idaho landscape into a magical playground for those willing...
It's easy to fall in love with the Palouse, with its undulating hillsides randomly...
Tour Idaho through the eyes of cyclists in this Emmy Award-winning documentary about...
Idaho's Centennial Trail runs from the Nevada border through the middle of the state all...
The richest silver producing region in the world closed in 1981. In 1983, the...
Step back in time with the men and women who relive the adventurous days of the 19th...
We explore some of Idaho's most scenic and historic back roads with forest rangers and...
There's a bright future in the past, whether your interests are the Middle Ages, Mountain...
They called themselves the Corps of Discovery, as if they were going where no one had...
Once the largest wine producer in the NW, Idaho's vineyard bounty was crushed under the...
Once the largest wine producer in the NW, Idaho's vineyard bounty was crushed under the...
Priest Lake is the least developed of Idaho's three large northern lakes and retains much...
Invaders with strange sounding names are costing Americans billions of dollars each year...
This episode of Outdoor Idaho profiles several children who have had life-threatening...
We explore Idaho's architectural heritage, including some of Idaho's oldest and grandest...
In the heart of Idaho there's a 500,000-acre wonderland nestled in the Boulder and White...
"Never Say Quit II" features people who both enjoy the outdoors and contribute to our...
It's one of America's great national forests, a forest that has seen big trees, big fish...
Fishing for various species at locations around the state. Included are Steelhead on the...
They are women who make their living in the saddle. For them life just wouldn't be the...
Our dogs are our partners, whether we're working, competing, or even just playing. There...
The Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness Area is the crown jewel of the National...
Follow a group of youth at SUWS, one of the country's oldest wilderness therapeutic...
The Owyhee Canyonlands may be one of the most remote areas in the lower forty-eight. This...
Trophy trout have lured anglers to the Henry's Fork from around the world. But there is...
What's it like to be a farmer these days? And how does a farm family maintain its...
A Job with a View introduces you to a glider pilot, a condor biologist, a river ranger, a...
The desert is a land with little rainfall and extreme cold and heat. However if you look...
Partly by accident of its geology and partly by human design, the Salmon River is as wild...
In the 1860's thousands of gold seekers poured into Idaho, intent upon striking it rich...
No federal agency has changed the face of the West more than the Bureau of Reclamation....
"Saving the last great places." That's the lofty goal of The Nature Conservancy. And in...
People volunteer for different reasons, some to rediscover the past; others, to find...
Outdoor Idaho introduces you to skiers and snow boarders, ice climbers and fishermen,...
In the 1930's the Civilian Conservation Corps, had a major effect on Idaho and the rest...
Idaho's Native American tribes are playing a major role in natural resource management....
Original film of turn of the century Idaho. See Hells Canyon before the dam, log drives...
Some look at Idaho's federally owned land and see vast, untapped wealth. Others see this...
Railroads helped settle the West. Even as railroads are leaving Idaho, railroad fans are...
Harmonicas, mining history and class IV whitewater combine to give a whimsical look at...
This unique look at Idaho's history travels the past through the eyes of those who lived...
Early Americans called them Teewinot, or pinnacles. French fur trappers named them the...
Their fabled journey through Idaho's Bitterroot Mountains nearly defeated Lewis...
t's vivid blue water can startle travelers who first come upon it. We explore the beauty...
Idaho has more whitewater rivers than any state in the nation. This program highlights...
They have been called the American Alps and are part of the Sawtooth National Recreation...
A belt buckle, a saddle, maybe some prize money -- it's enough to tempt some to try...
It's the sure way to adventure, as we float through the lower Owyhee, journey across the...
We offer some tips on bringing nature and adventure into a child's life. We hear from two...
These are inspirational stories of several people who are older than most of their...
The traditions of hunting dictate that animals be taken in the spirit of fair play. Some...
Out of the violence of a tortured geologic past have emerged minerals rare enough to be...
We rummage through Idaho's attic and discover old films, poems, barns and planes
Near the anniversary of the federal Wild...
Welcome to the fascinating world of the backcountry pilot, the ones who have made a...
Who are the men and women who put their lives in danger to battle America's wildfires? We...
The shadowy St. Joe is a many faceted river, with a history that rivals any river in the...
A lot of people can remember the 'good ole days' and some even have the home movies to...
We follow the Idaho Mountain Search & Rescue Unit and learn about avalanche safety.
We explore some of Idaho's favorite rivers and streams: Silver Creek, Lower Salmon, South...
How sick are the national forests? And what is the cure? We look at white pine forests of...
Idaho has lost more than half of its wetlands, habitat that is home to more varieties of...
What happens when a quiet sleepy corner of Idaho is finally discovered? What is lost and...
Cabin fever is a winter time reality for many. Residents of Stanley describe the ailment...
Hells Canyon, a national treasure deeper than the Grand Canyon, is no stranger to...
The high desert country can be an intimidating place. We chronicle the rockhounds and...
A haunting and mysterious world lies under Idaho, composed of caves, aquifers, and...
An intimate look at one cattle ranching family, the Chatburns, and their efforts to...
Journey to some of Idaho's most cherished locales, like Priest Lake, St. Joe River, White...
Idaho's outfitting business has come a long way in the last 30 years, from a virtually...
Idaho has the distinction of being the only state in the west without a national park. We...
The West's love affair with the land does not end with the coming of the cold and snow....
Getting off the beaten path, we visit the town of Roosevelt, the Selway River, visit a...
Who should use our trails system and who should pay? We also explore waterway trails,...
We profile the west's love affair with the horse, learn a few tricks from a cowboy,...
Incredible heat and pressure have conspired to make Idaho the Gem State. We search for...
We explore the enchanting season of Spring by canoeing a remote river, talking to wild...
We take the pulse of the planet's first national park, a testing ground for new ideas.
We ski into a yurt, helicopter ski into the Boulder Mountains; and meet up with mushers...
We explore the efforts to improve the pheasant population; we float through Hells Canyon...
We visit Thousand Springs on the Snake River, Bruneau Sand Dunes, City of Rocks, Birds of...
We examine thrill seekers, to see what makes them tick, the ones who parachute, raft,...
Mt. Borah, in Idaho's Lost River Range, is as far above the timberline as one can get....
The Payette River may have the most potential for recreational growth, for experts and...
The Kootenai River, which originates in British Columbia, is home to the white sturgeon....
The City of Rocks has a weird beauty that fascinated weary travelers on the California...
The Palisades in eastern Idaho is a favorite destination spot. We also check out...
The shadowy St. Joe River is a many faceted river, with a fascinating history. We also...

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