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AAA Presents EnCompass with Dan Davis
Travel. Leisure. Lifestyle.Denver: Sunday 9:30 p.m. – KTVD Channel 20

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Tune in Sunday, August 24 @ 9:30 p.m., and join Dan Davis as he visits the AAA Four Diamond-rated General Palmer Hotel in Durango, a hot springs spa resort in Pagosa Springs, and the scenic and scary Million Dollar Highway. Channel 20. Comcast/Xfinity customers, watch the show on Channel 5. Check your local listings for KTVD.

California wine train

  • All aboard to Santa Barbara! Dan hops the 1940s Wine Train, explores the beautiful Bridlewood Estate Winery, then the Waterfront Art Fair.

Las Cruces

  • Hatch chilies, White Sands, Mesilla. Dan Davis visits White Sands National Monument and southeastern New Mexico.

Boston

  • Dan visits a great American city–the so-called “Hub of the Universe”—and tosses a bale of tea into Boston Harbor.

Colorado Wine Train

  • On a trip to Western Colorado, Dan Davis indulges in scenic train rides, vintage trailers and good taste.

Grand Canyon Train

  • Dan Davis rides the rails for an unparalleled view of the Grand Canyon.

Asheville

  • This week on EnCompass TV, Dan’s off to Asheville, North Carolina, where he tours the River Arts district and shows us why the town has become an art destination. Then it’s off to Chimney Rock to climb all 491 steps for some breathtaking views. Finally, he checks out the spectacular Grand Bohemian hotel.

Shades of Ireland Part 2

  • Dan Davis marvels at the creation of Waterford crystal, just one of his stops in Ireland.

Shades of Ireland

  • Dan Davis tours Dublin, Ireland, with stops at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the famous Brazen Head Pub, and the Guinness Storehouse.

Cheyenne Frontier Days

  • Dan Davis rides the rails from Denver to Cheyenne, Wyo., for one of the world’s premier rodeos, and he does it in Rockmount Ranch Wear style.

Kingman, Ariz.

  • Dan Davis wines and dines at a southern Arizona winery, then braves the Skywalk, a glass bridge 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon floor, and hops a rock-star helicopter ride to the Colorado River below.

North Arizona road trip

  • This week, Dan Davis tours Lake Powell and the Glen Canyon Dam, and visits a Navajo museum.

Must-see-em Museums

  • Dan Davis visits Denver’s Wings Over the Rockies museum, Vegas’ Neon Museum, and other must-see collections around the West.

Charleston

  • Dan Davis visits the American city that many travelers prefer more than just about any other, because of its hospitality, military history and Southern style meats and cheeses.

Dining Delights

  • Dan Davis travels thousands of miles for good food.

San Francisco wine country

  • Dan Davis dines aboard a floating restaurant, and a 1920s vintage rail car, in a culinary tour of San Francisco and Northern California wine country.

Mt. Hood Territory

  • Dan Davis tours the byways, waterways and trails at the foot of Oregon’s iconic mountain.

Portland

  • Dan Davis visits edible and walkable Portland, Ore., and the scenic Willamette River.

Spring Training

  • Dan Davis visits the Spring Training facilities for the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale.

Vegas machines

  • Dan DavisDan Davis executes left turns on the Speedway, digs desert sand with a Cat, and captains a house boat on Lake Mead.

Quebec

  • Dan Davis travels to a city he’s not seen before, despite all his travels. It’s the most European city in North America, a place rich with history and art and wine.

Dan’s Favorite Places

  • After traveling thousands of miles, Dan shares his favorite places–among them, the picturesque Dutch immigrant town of Solvang, Calif.

Boston

  • Dan visits the Tea Party Museum and tosses a bail of tea into Boston Harbor. He also rides The Duck, a land-water vehicle that offers a unique view of Boston.

Coronado Island

  • Dan Davis steers a Segway along the beaches and among the historic lodges of Coronado Island across the bay from San Diego.

Asheville

  • Dan Davis tours the River Arts district and shows why the North Carolina town has become an arts destination. Then it’s off to Chimney Rock to climb all 491 steps for some breathtaking views.

Snowshoeing in Estes Park

  • Dan Davis snowshoes at 10,000 feet and tries his hand at ice fishing in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Irish double header

  • Hitch a ride with Dan Davis on a special double-header edition of Encompass TV. Dan visits two Emerald Isle landmarks–the headquarters of Guinness ale and Waterford crystal . And he embraces the luck of the Irish—kissing the Blarney Stone.

Colorado craft breweries

  • Dan Davis joins a cozy bus tour of craft breweries in Denver, and a farm-to-table dining experience at Oskar Blues in Longmont. Later he rides the Georgetown Loop Railroad and visits Elitch Gardens.

Winter Park

  • Dan Davis discovers what makes Winter Park special–the 3,000 disabled skiers and 1,200 faithful volunteers who pair up each year and show the world that skiing is a sport for everyone.

Vancouver

  • Dan Davis tours the green jewel of Canada’s Pacific coast by land, sea, air and dining.

Alaskan Frontier

  • Dan Davis gets a close-up views of tide glaciers and killer whales, white-capped mountains and dense forest. Then he goes ashore for a taste of Alaskan frontier culture.

Pearl Harbor

  • Dan Davis visits the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument and the USS Arizona Memorial.

Cheyenne Frontier Days

  • Dan Davis rides the rails from Denver to Cheyenne, Wyo., for one of the world’s premier rodeos, and he does it in Rockmount Ranch style.

Tucson

  • Dan Davis tours the hidden gems of Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Fall Colors Cruise

  • Dan Davis boards a Holland America cruise for a fall colors tour that includes Quebec City, Halifax and New England.

Quebec

  • Dan Davis travels to a city he’s not seen before, despite all his travels. It’s the most European city in North America, a place rich with history and art and wine.

Haines, Alaska

  • Dan Davis visits The Adventure Capital of Alaska and encounters grizzlies, wolves, caribou, reindeer and other wildlife, plus the world’s biggest collection of hammers.

Artisan crafts

  • From surfboards to violins, felt hats to ironwork, these artisans still apply time-honored skills and materials to their world-class handiwork.

Southern Arizona

  • Dan Davis takes you back in time, to a place before the Internet and color TV, a place where Lucy and Desi would have parked their trailer and explored centuries of Arizona history.

Las Cruces, N.M.

  • Dan Davis visits White Sands National Monument, and samples the Hatch chiles of Las Cruces, N.M.

San Francisco

  • Dan Davis dines aboard a floating restaurant, and a 1920s vintage rail car, in a culinary tour of San Francisco and Northern California wine country.

Cheyenne Frontier Days

  • Dan Davis rides the rails from Denver to Cheyenne Wyo., for one of the world’s premier rodeos, and he does it in classic Rockmount Ranch style.

Coronado Island

  • Dan Davis steers a Segway along the beaches and among the historic lodges of Coronado Island across the bay from San Diego.

Mt. Hood Territory

  • Dan Davis tours the byways and trails at the foot of Oregon’s iconic mountain.

Portland, Oregon

  • Dan Davis cruises down the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, tastes the international cuisine at the local food trucks and takes time to “smell the roses” at the international Test Garden.

Colorado’s craft breweries

  • Dan Davis joins a cozy bus tour of craft breweries in Denver, and a farm-to-table dining experience at Oskar Blues in Longmont. Later he rides the Georgetown Loop Railroad and visits Elitch Gardens.

Kingman, Arizona

  • Dan Davis wines and dines at a southern Arizona winery, then braves the Skywalk, a glass bridge 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon floor, and hops a rock-star helicopter ride to the Colorado River below.

Cool car collections

  • Dan Davis shows you where to find some of world’s rarest and most expensive hot roads and roadsters.

Disneyland’s Princess Faire

  • Dan Davis is enchanted by Disneyland’s new Fantasy Faire and the park’s other Magic
    Moments.

Salton Sea

  • Dan Davis visits a bucket-list destination–Southern California’s Salton Sea, a sanctuary for more than 400 species of migratory birds. Then he tours the Richard Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda, the McDonalds Museum in San Bernardino, and downtown San Diego.

Haines Alaska

  • Dan Davis visits The Adventure Capital of Alaska and encounters grizzlies, wolves, caribou, reindeer and other wildlife, plus the world’s biggest collection of hammers.

L.A.-Santa Barbara Wine Train

  • Dan Davis rides the rails in Southern California, from Union Station in Los Angeles to the wineries of Santa Barbara, aboard vintage cars from the 1940s.

Oahu

  • Dan Davis paddle boards the waters off Waikiki and spends more time below sea level than above it.

Roadside Eats

  • Dan Davis visits some of his favorite restaurants, from Casa Bonita in Denver to a king crab shack in Juneau.

Colorado’s craft breweries

  • Dan Davis joins a cozy bus tour of craft breweries in Denver, and a farm-to-table dining experience at Oskar Blues in Longmont. Later he rides the Georgetown Loop Railroad and visits Elitch Gardens.

Kingman, Ariz.

  • Dan Davis wines and dines at a southern Arizona winery, then braves the Skywalk, a glass bridge 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon floor, and hops a rock-star helicopter ride to the Colorado River below.

Cool car collections

  • Dan Davis shows you where to find some of world’s rarest and most expensive hot roads and roadsters.

Disneyland’s Fantasy Faire

  • Dan Davis is enchanted by Disneyland’s new Fantasy Faire and the park’s other Magic Moments.

L.A.-Santa Barbara wine train

  • Dan Davis rides the rails in Southern California, from Union Station in Los Angeles to the wineries of Santa Barbara, aboard vintage cars from the 1940s.

Alaska Adventure

  • Seeing Alaska by train and aboard ship, Dan Davis gives you close-up views of tide glaciers and killer whales, white-capped mountains and dense forest. Then Dan goes ashore for a taste of Alaskan frontier culture.

Salton Sea, CA

  • Dan Davis visits a bucket-list destination–Southern California’s Salton Sea, a sanctuary for more than 400 species of migratory birds. Then he tours the Richard Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda, the McDonalds Museum in San Bernardino, and downtown San Diego.
  • Aired March 23, 2013
  • Watch AAA Presents EnCompass with Dan Davis every Saturday, 9:30 p.m., on Channel 20, right after 9NEWS. Comcast/Xfinity customers, watch the show on Channel 5

Haines, Alaska

  • Dan Davis visits The Adventure Capital of Alaska and encounters grizzlies, wolves, caribou, reindeer and other wildlife, plus the world’s biggest collection of hammers.
  • Aired March 16, 2013

Southern Arizona

  • Dan Davis takes you back in time, to a place before the Internet and color TV, a place where Lucy and Desi would have parked their trailer and explored centuries of Arizona history.
  • Aired March 9, 2013

Las Cruces, N.M.

  • Dan Davis samples the white sands, Hatch chiles and vintage missiles of Las Cruces, N.M.
  • Aired March 2, 2013

Route 66

  • Dan Davis tours the Mother Road–Route 66–and its unique and enduring culture.
  • Aired Feb. 23, 2013

Winter Park, CO

  • Dan Davis rides a snow cat and skis the groomed trails of Winter Park, Colorado.
  • First aired Feb. 16, 2013

San Diego, CA

  • Dan Davis sails the waters off San Diego and connects with the dolphins at Sea World.
  • Aired Feb. 9, 2013

The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs

  • Dan Davis invites viewers to The Broadmoor, the luxurious AAA Five Diamond rated hotel in Colorado Springs.
  • Aired Feb. 2, 2013

Durango-Pagosa Springs, CO

  • Dan Davis takes viewers on a visit with vacationers at a hot springs spa resort in Pagosa Springs, followed by a night at the AAA Four Diamond-rated General Palmer Hotel in Durango,and a drive up the scenic and scary Million Dollar Highway.
  • Aired Jan. 26, 2013

Vancouver, BC

  • Dan Davis takes viewers to Vancouver, British Columbia, for a bike ride through Stanley Park,
  • on an invigorating kayak run past waterfront homes, and a plane ride over the city in a beaver bush plane.
  • Aired Jan. 19, 2013

Alaska cruise

  • Dan Davis takes EnCompass aboard Holland America for an Alaska cruise, with close-up views of tide glaciers and killer whales.
  • Then Dan goes ashore for a taste of Alaskan frontier culture.
  • Aired Jan. 12, 2013

Page, AZ

  • Lake Powell Hot Air Balloon Regatta
  • Navajo nation’s Tower Butte
  • Canyon X
  • Aired Jan. 5, 2013
Introducing EnCompass TV with Dan Davis
AAA Presents EnCompass with Dan Davis, Saturdays at 9:30 p.m.
on Channel 20, after 9NEWS.

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