Outdoor Adventures

S1, EP75 "Outdoor Adventures"

On Demand

A cross-country flight over the nation's mountains, beaches, national parks, and other sites that attract adventurers and tourists.

Original Air Date: Jan 22, 2022 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m

S1, EP74 "Coasts"

On Demand

An aerial tour over America's coastlines explores the visual splendor and rich history of the nation's varied borders.

Original Air Date: Jan 17, 2022 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m
Great Cities

S1, EP73 "Great Cities"

On Demand

An aerial journey over America's most spectacular and fascinating cities, including Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago and Boston.

Original Air Date: Dec 22, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Dallas - Fort Worth

S1, EP72 "Dallas - Fort Worth"

On Demand

24 hours in the city where President Kennedy was assassinated and where oil wells created wealth.

Original Air Date: Dec 15, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Boston 24

S1, EP71 "Boston 24"

On Demand

A day-long aerial tour of Boston, where Americans first rebelled against Britain by dumping chests of tea into the harbor, and where rock band Aerosmith first made it big.

Original Air Date: Dec 08, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP69 "Yellowstone"

On Demand

An aerial tour of the world's first national park showcases Yellowstone's visual wonders, diverse wildlife and rich history.

Original Air Date: Mar 03, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
New York City 24

S1, EP68 "New York City 24"

On Demand

An aerial tour of New York City, spanning the city's five boroughs, capturing man-made and natural wonders and revealing the surprising ways its citizens live, work and play.

Original Air Date: Jun 04, 2017 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Northern California

S1, EP67 "Northern California"

On Demand

A flight over Northern California explores ancient forests, timeless coasts, golden cities and the region's pioneering spirit.

Original Air Date: Jul 10, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m
Southern California

S1, EP66 "Southern California"

On Demand

A soaring tour over Southern California explores the stunning beaches, vast deserts, sprawling city and unique culture.

Original Air Date: Jul 10, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
The Wild West

S1, EP65 "The Wild West"

On Demand

A journey over America's western landscape featuring "wild" history and stories of colorful characters.

Original Air Date: Jul 03, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
New England

S1, EP64 "New England"

On Demand

An aerial tour over New England captures its beauty while celebrating its rich history.

Original Air Date: Jun 26, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP63 "Trailblazers"

On Demand

An aerial tour over the places made famous by America's most influential men and women.

Original Air Date: Jun 19, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
The South

S1, EP62 "The South"

On Demand

The South's famous landmarks, historical milestones and unique culture.

Original Air Date: Jun 12, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Man-Made Marvels

S1, EP61 "Man-Made Marvels"

On Demand

A coast-to-coast tour over America's man-made structures, old and new.

Original Air Date: Jun 05, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Roadside Attractions

S1, EP60 "Roadside Attractions"

On Demand

A cross-country aerial journey over America's most majestic and unique roadside attractions.

Original Air Date: May 29, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
The Great Plains

S1, EP59 "The Great Plains"

On Demand

An aerial tour over America's Great Plains tracks the prairies, farms, oilfields and wildlife.

Original Air Date: May 22, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Natural Wonders

S1, EP58 "Natural Wonders"

On Demand

America's most remarkable natural wonders are explored including the Grand Canyon, the Great Lakes and more.

Original Air Date: May 08, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands

S1, EP57 "Puerto Rico & US Virgin Islands"

On Demand

A tour over two U.S. territories: Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Original Air Date: May 01, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
On the Water

S1, EP56 "On the Water"

On Demand

Taking flight for a bird's eye tour of America's rivers, lakes, and canals.

Original Air Date: Apr 24, 2016 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP55 "Illinois"

On Demand

Witness the beauty of Illinois, from Chicago's unique skyscrapers to the Lincoln Tomb.

Original Air Date: Jun 07, 2015 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP54 "Missouri"

On Demand

The Show Me State's towering monuments, mighty rivers and spectacular Ozarks.

Original Air Date: May 31, 2015 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP53 "Iowa"

On Demand

A sky tour of farmland, covered bridges and statehood.

Original Air Date: May 24, 2015 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP52 "Indiana"

On Demand

Tour Indiana's World War Memorial and the Angel Mounds of the southwest.

Original Air Date: May 17, 2015 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m
New Jersey

S1, EP51 "New Jersey"

On Demand

Explore the forests, shores, bridges and tunnels of one of American's 13 original states, New Jersey.

Original Air Date: May 10, 2015 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP50 "Wisconsin"

On Demand

Tour the Wisconsin State Capitol and Milwaukee City Hall, once the tallest building in the world.

Original Air Date: May 03, 2015 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m
Washington D.C.

S1, EP49 "Washington D.C."

On Demand

The unique landscape, history and colorful story of the Nation's Capital.

Original Air Date: Apr 26, 2015 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP48 "Wilderness"

On Demand

A cross-country flight over icy landscapes in Alaska's Denali, vast wetlands in Florida's Everglades, and over 100 million acres of badlands, deserts, and mountains.

Original Air Date: Sep 07, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP47 "Alaska"

Airs: Feb 04, 2023

A look at America's landmarks, including a view of bears catching clams in Alaska's rivers, all from breathtaking heights.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m
Alaska's Fire and Ice

S1, EP46 "Alaska's Fire and Ice"

Airs: Feb 04, 2023

The world's largest volcanic island; Iceland's landscapes, forged by fire and ice.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP44 "Nebraska"

On Demand

Soaring above the Cornhusker State's vast farms, towering spires, desolate badlands, and gleaming cities.

Original Air Date: Apr 06, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP43 "Wyoming"

On Demand

An aerial exploration of Wyoming reveals the Cowboy State's controversial history while highlighting its breathtaking canyons and volcanic formations.

Original Air Date: Mar 30, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m
The Dakotas

S1, EP42 "The Dakotas"

On Demand

A flight over North and South Dakota reveals the shared history and the vast differences of these sibling states.

Original Air Date: Mar 23, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP41 "Utah"

On Demand

An amazing aerial tour over Utah reveals a state full of otherworldly landscapes and landmarks, including a history steeped in Mormonism, pioneering tragedy, and Olympic glory.

Original Air Date: Mar 16, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP40 "Kentucky"

On Demand

An aerial tour over Kentucky reveals a state of racetracks, country music highways, bourbon distilleries, and a history of feuds and traditions.

Original Air Date: Mar 09, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP39 "Idaho"

On Demand

A view of Idaho from the air reveals a state filled with agricultural fields, lands untouched by human hands, and riches in the form of gold, ski resorts, and spuds.

Original Air Date: Mar 02, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP38 "Texas"

On Demand

The Lone Star's rugged canyons, historic ranches and modern cities.

Original Air Date: Feb 23, 2014 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m
West Virginia

S1, EP36 "West Virginia"

On Demand

Great mountain ranges; coal-based economy.

Original Air Date: Aug 18, 2013 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Made in the USA

S1, EP35 "Made in the USA"

On Demand

Celebrating the United States' crowning industrial achievements and the people behind them.

Original Air Date: Aug 11, 2013 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP34 "Minnesota"

Airs: Feb 09, 2023

Glacial landscapes and stories of the pioneers.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP33 "Ohio"

On Demand

The Buckeye State's autumnal vistas, majestic rivers, epic skyscrapers and battlegrounds.

Original Air Date: Jul 28, 2013 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP32 "Montana"

On Demand

The Treasure State's adventure-filled history, farms and rugged terrain.

Original Air Date: Jul 21, 2013 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
Amazing Destinations

S1, EP31 "Amazing Destinations"

On Demand

Natural wonders, manmade marvels, hidden treasures and places of inspiration.

Original Air Date: Jul 14, 2013 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m

S1, EP30 "Arizona"

Airs: Feb 12, 2023

Architectural achievements; stunning landscapes; the Grand Canyon.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP29 "Alabama"

On Demand

Vast cotton fields, Gulf coast beaches; famous Civil Rights marches; NASCAR's most dangerous track; steel factories.

Original Air Date: Jan 31, 2023 • Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP28 "Oklahoma"

On Demand

The Dust Bowl; Tornado Alley; buffalo-filled plains; tall-grass prairie.

Original Air Date: Nov 18, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP27 "Kansas"

On Demand

A tour of Kansas and its remarkable beauty with a violent past.

Original Air Date: Oct 21, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP26 "Florida"

On Demand

An aerial tour of Florida's peninsula and panhandle.

Original Air Date: Oct 14, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP25 "Pennsylvania"

On Demand

A high-flying tour of Pennsylvania.

Original Air Date: Mar 11, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP24 "Mississippi"

On Demand

Many waters, ancient trails, and the birth of the Delta Blues.

Original Air Date: Mar 04, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP23 "Colorado"

On Demand

Alpine valleys; Rocky Mountains; Denver's towering skyscrapers.

Original Air Date: Feb 12, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP22 "Nevada"

On Demand

An aerial tour of Nevada's state deserts, ghost towns, neon cities and Hoover Dam.

Original Air Date: Jan 29, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP21 "Michigan"

On Demand

A flying tour of Michigan's cultural landmarks.

Original Air Date: Jan 22, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
New Mexico

S1, EP20 "New Mexico"

On Demand

New Mexico's landscapes and landmarks along with its legends and secrets.

Original Air Date: Jan 15, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m

S1, EP19 "Louisiana"

On Demand

Louisiana's wetlands and underwater oil fields.

Original Air Date: Jan 08, 2012 • Smithsonian Channel • 51m
New York

S1, EP18 "New York"

On Demand

Beauty of the Empire State; Central Park; tallest skyscrapers; mighty rivers; 17th century explorer Henry Hudson.

Original Air Date: Sep 11, 2011 • Smithsonian Channel • 46m
North Carolina

S1, EP17 "North Carolina"

On Demand

The Wright Brothers gave the state its slogan "First in Flight"; civil rights leaders in Greensboro; NASCAR.

Original Air Date: Feb 01, 2023 • Smithsonian Channel • 60m
Maryland & Delaware

S1, EP16 "Maryland & Delaware"

On Demand

The birthplace of the Star Spangled Banner; sites Harriet Tubman, Babe Ruth and the DuPont family made their marks on history.

Original Air Date: Feb 02, 2023 • Smithsonian Channel • 60m
New Hampshire

S1, EP15 "New Hampshire"

Airs: Feb 04, 2023

Ancestral home of the Abenaki Indians; Henry David Thoreau's first book; Mount Monadnock.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP14 "Washington"

Airs: Feb 11, 2023

Home to some of America's highest mountains; Mount St. Helens.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP13 "Georgia"

Airs: Feb 05, 2023

The Empire State of the South; ancient Moundbuilders to the Cherokee Indians.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP12 "Massachusetts"

Airs: Feb 04, 2023

The Bay State; Martha's Vineyard; Bambino's Curse.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m
South Carolina

S1, EP11 "South Carolina"

On Demand

White sand beaches; Blue Ridge Mountains; Charleston's Rainbow Row.

Original Air Date: Feb 01, 2023 • Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP10 "Oregon"

Airs: Feb 10, 2023

Oregon's Cascade Mountains; Columbia River waterway.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP9 "Maine"

Airs: Feb 04, 2023

One of the most beautiful states on the Atlantic Coast.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m
Rhode Island

S1, EP8 "Rhode Island"

Airs: Feb 03, 2023

A small state has a whole lot of history.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP7 "Arkansas"

Airs: Feb 07, 2023

Raging rivers; vast wilderness; legends of the Wild West.

Smithsonian Channel • 60m

S1, EP6 "Vermont"

On Demand

Northern state's green forests; red-painted barns and sugar maples.

Original Air Date: Aug 14, 2010 • Smithsonian Channel • 47m

S1, EP5 "Tennessee"

On Demand

From battlefields where hundreds died to Beale Street where musical legends were born.

Original Air Date: Aug 07, 2010 • Smithsonian Channel • 47m

S1, EP4 "Virginia"

On Demand

Taking an aerial tour of Virginia.

Original Air Date: Jul 24, 2010 • Smithsonian Channel • 47m

S1, EP3 "Connecticut"

On Demand

A high-flying tour of Connecticut.

Original Air Date: Nov 11, 2009 • Smithsonian Channel • 47m

S1, EP2 "California"

On Demand

Zoom above, and below, some of the Golden State's greatest monuments.

Original Air Date: Feb 03, 2008 • Smithsonian Channel • 47m

S1, EP1 "Hawaii"

On Demand

The stories and sights of Hawaii's major islands.

Original Air Date: Sep 27, 2007 • Smithsonian Channel • 47m