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Rankin Ranch / Riding the Rose Parade / Indian Arts Market (#112H) Duration: 27:56 STEREO TVG

Meet the family working cattle and welcoming guests since 1863 at California's Rankin Ranch; The Cowboy Lawyers Association; Behind the scenes with the horses at the Pasadena Rose Parade; and the Native artists of the American Indian Arts Marketplace in Los Angeles.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 25, 2017 -- 1:30am

Deep Canyon Ranch / Cowboy Music Festival / Indian Sweetgrass (#113H) Duration: 27:45 STEREO TVG

A Montana dude ranch with a mission of healing - Deep Canyon Ranch; The art of the custom hat at Law Dog Hats in Billings, Montana; the Native American woman harnessing the power of Montana Sweet Grass; California's Monterey Cowboy Music Festival; and Montana artist, bootmaker, horse trainer, and true Woman of the West - Tammy Pate.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 1:30am Remind me

Rimrock / Cody / Stoecklein / Pipestone (#101H) Duration: 27:41 STEREO TVG

A visit to Rimrock Dude Ranch in Cody, WY; Learning cowboy photography from the pros at a Stoecklein Western Photo Workshop in Mackay, ID; and making peace pipes, at Pipestone National Monument in Pipestone, MN

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

Lone Pine Film Festival (#102H) Duration: 26:42 STEREO TVG

On location at the Lone Pine Film Festival in Lone Pine, CA, where Hollywood's been shooting Westerns - and lots of other movies - for nearly a century; plus a visit with Rifleman star Johnny Crawford.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

Reno Rodeo Cattle Drive (#103H) Duration: 26:49 STEREO TVG

Livng the dream on a cattle drive, through picturesque Nevada, with the Reno Rodeo Cattle Drive; ride a covered wagon with the Cattle Drive Wagon Train; Plus Western singer-songwriter Dave Stamey.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

Western Wickenburg, Az (#104H) Duration: 27:51 STEREO TVG

Experience the desert outside Wickenburg, Arizona with the Desert Caballeros Trail Ride; Custom Cowboy hat maker Jimmy the Hat Man; plus Wickenburg's Flying E Dude Ranch.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.