Sunrise light on a grove of tufa towers emerging from the water of Mono Lake with soft green and dusty-red wild grasses in the foreground, Canada geese in the shallow water with reflections of the rocky towers, and desert hills in the distance.

Mono Lake is California’s Gold!

Huell Howser and Committee Executive Director Geoff McQuilkin canoeing at South Tufa
Huell Howser and I canoed at South Tufa for the show. Photo by Arya Degenhardt.

Mono Lake is California’s Gold on PBS!

In this new episode of this popular series of California explorations, enthusiastic and popular California’s Gold host Huell Howser revisits Mono Lake for the first time in 15 years. He explores the remarkable progress made due to restoration efforts. Watch for your favorite lake as well as familiar rangers and Mono Lake Committee staff! Read on for air dates.Nov. 6th 7:00PM – KPBS – San Diego

Nov. 6th 8:00PM – KVIE – Sacramento
Nov. 6th 8:00PM – KVCR – San Bernardino
Nov. 6th 8:00PM – KVPT – Fresno

Nov. 23rd 7:00 PM KCET – Los Angeles


  1. Because the Reno PBS station won’t show it we’ll have to buy it here

  2. Geoff, Executive Director
    Geoff, Executive Director

    You can also buy a DVD of the show from the Mono Lake Committee-and help support Mono’s protection in the process. The DVD is in production right now and we’ll get it up on our Bookstore website soon, or give the Bookstore a call at (760) 647-6595 to preorder a copy.