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Episodes usually air the weekend following the "week of" date. Check your local PBS Station for airdates and times

August 2019

Episode #1512 | week of Aug 29, 2019

Tawas Bay, Michigan Area

“AUTUMN SPLENDOR”

We will take a color tour by paddle boat, a canoe trip in the cool clean air, see incredible overlooks with trees so beautiful they look like a master artist painted them, and we top it off with some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

September 2019

Episode #1511 | week of Sept 5, 2019

Bruce County, Ontario

“LIGHTHOUSE KAYAK TRIP”

Lighthouses standing majestically on a shoreline or an island conjure up images of romance and adventure. This trip will take us to 8 different lighthouses all located on Lake Huron.

Episode #1513 | week of Sept 12, 2019

Michigan's Upper Peninsula

“AUTUMN U.P. GETAWAY”

There is no time like fall for that wilderness Getaway. Canoeing, fishing and just incredible scenery for an incredible fall adventure.

Episode #1516 | week of Sept 19, 2019

Tawas Bay, Michigan

“COLOR TOUR ALONG U.S. 23”

When the colors change there is no better place to experience the autumn beauty than a trip on the water and down the shore. Today you will be entertained with the eye candy of changing seasons in the Tawas Bay area on Michigan’s Sunrise Coast.

Episode #1104 | week of Sept 26, 2019

Port Elgin, Ontario

“FALL HARVEST IN ONTARIO”

So, you thought that the 1-pound cucumber in your garden was big? Wait until you see these 500-pound squash! Big veggies, classic cars, a canoe trip, an orchard visit, hot tubs and elegant dinners make this the perfect autumn Great Getaway.

Where to watch Great Getaways

WCMU

Mt Pleasant MI

WCMU
Mon @ 7:30pm
Thu @ 5:30am
Sat @ 11:30am

DPTV

Detroit MI

WTVS (DPTV)
Tue @ 5:30am
Wed @ 5:30pm

WGVU

Grand Rapids MI

WGVU
Sun @ 11:30am
WGVU LIFE
Tue @ 8:30pm

WKAR

E Lansing MI

WKAR
Tue @ 12:30pm
WKAR CREATE
Tue @ 3:30pm

QTV

Bad Axe MI

WDCQ (Q-TV)
Tue @ 6am
Sat @ 4pm
QTV CREATE
Tue @ 8:30pm

WNMU

Marquette MI

Sat @ 4pm