Exploring an American Original

Exploring an American Original

This nine-part series, hosted by KET's Dave Shuffett, explores Southern and Eastern Kentucky. Produced by StudioLink and paid for by SEKTDA, the Southern and Eastern Kentucky Tourism and Development Association.

Recent Episodes

Mountain Parkway Trails Corridor | Thursday, March 29 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, March 29 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Lake Corridor | Thursday, April 5 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 5 at 8:30 AM CT

Kentucky Elk Country Corridor | Thursday, April 12 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 12 at 8:30 AM CT

Heartland Waterways Corridor | Thursday, April 19 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 19 at 8:30 AM CT

Show all past Exploring an American Original episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Southern I-75 Corridor

28:30 | #102

  • KETKY: Thursday, April 26 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, April 26 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, June 28 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 28 at 8:30 AM CT

First Frontier Corridor

28:00 | #103

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 3 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 3 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 5 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 5 at 8:30 AM CT

Country Music Highway Corridor

28:30 | #104

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 10 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 10 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 12 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 12 at 8:30 AM CT

The Cumberlands Corridor

28:29 | #105

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 17 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 17 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 19 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 19 at 8:30 AM CT

Heritage Landmarks Corridor

28:30 | #106

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 24 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 24 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, July 26 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, July 26 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Parkway Trails Corridor

28:30 | #107

  • KETKY: Thursday, May 31 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, May 31 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 2 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 2 at 8:30 AM CT

Mountain Lake Corridor

28:30 | #108

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 7 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 7 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 9 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 9 at 8:30 AM CT

Kentucky Elk Country Corridor

28:30 | #109

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 14 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 14 at 8:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: Thursday, August 16 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, August 16 at 8:30 AM CT

Heartland Waterways Corridor

28:31 | #101

  • KETKY: Thursday, June 21 at 9:30 AM ET / Thursday, June 21 at 8:30 AM CT