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OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

With Doug McConnell

Saturday, Apr 2, 2016 at 11:34 AM PDT

Black Diamond Mines

Black Diamond Mines

Dive deep into the former "Appalachia of California" to see the restored remains of a nineteenth ­century coal mine and and visit a lonely cemetery with mining history etched on its gravestones.

Saturday, Apr 2, 2016 at 11:42 AM PDT

Latino Outdoors

Latino Outdoors

Learn about an energetic and effective effort to get people of Latino heritage outdoors into their parks and open spaces.

Saturday, Apr 2, 2016 at 11:55 AM PDT

Nature Journaling with John Muir Laws

Nature Journaling with John Muir Laws

John Muir Laws is one of California’s premiere illustrators of nature. See his work and discover how you can learn to more closely observe nature from a master.

Saturday, Apr 16, 2016 at 05:03 PM PDT

Beth Huning

Beth Huning

Marvel at the photographic images of wildlife and wetlands captured by a long­time conservation activist.

Saturday, Apr 16, 2016 at 04:39 PM PDT

Mount St. Helena

Mount St. Helena

Climb to the lofty summit of Mt. St. Helena looming large over the Napa Valley. Be astounded by views stretching from the sea to the Sierra. Visit the very spots where famed author, Robert Louis Stevenson was...

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ABOUT THE SHOW

OpenRoad with Doug McConnell takes viewers on journeys to explore the natural, historical and cultural treasures of the Bay Area and Northern California focusing principally in parks and open spaces protected by the public and made accessible to all people for all time.

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MEET DOUG MCCONNELL

Doug McConnell has hosted and produced many series, specials and news reports on commercial and public television since moving back to the Bay Area in 1983. Among his series was the legendary, "Bay Area Backroads," the longest-running television series in Bay Area broadcast history.

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OUTDOOR VOICE

Parks, trails and open spaces don't just happen. They need you. Discover ways to take care of the natural places you love.

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OpenRoad is made possible in part by support from these public and non-profit institutions that are committed to caring for our special environmental and historical legacies and inviting us to join them.