Huell & Luis Hit The Road | KCET
Huell & Luis Hit The Road
Luis Fuerte, Huell Howser’s longtime cameraman joins Val Zavala to reminisce on working with Huell and give behind-the-scenes stories of the following three episodes.
CALIFORNIA'S GOLD WITH HUELL HOWSER #909
BIG THINGS IN THE DESERT
We all know our deserts here in California are big. They cover huge areas of our state. And in this episode of "California's Gold," producer/host Huell Howser travels to the desert in search of big things -- and finds them! First, he travels to the Palm Springs area to visit one of six major wind farms in the world. Next, Huell travels to the little town of Boron to see a big hole and a big truck. Finally, Huell travels to the remote Goldstone area of the Mojave desert to visit the largest and most sensitive scientific telecommunications systems in the world - The Deep Space Network.
CALIFORNIA'S GOLD WITH HUELL HOWSER #206
The adventure begins at the La-Brea Tar Pits in and continues through a futuristic -looking theme room restaurant at LAX; find every conceivable food item, from fruit to cactus leave, at the bustling Grand Central Market in downtown. Next, we locate a buried bridge on the campus of UCLA, and watch a harvesting of grapefruit from a 100-year-old tree in Little Tokyo.
CALIFORNIA'S GOLD WITH HUELL HOWSER #407
GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE
California's most recognized landmark takes center stage in an episode which focuses on its history (including rare footage of its construction) its beauty, and the incredible maintenance work that goes on daily to keep this towering structure in mint condition.