OpenRoad With Doug McConnell - NBC Bay Area
OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

With Doug McConnell

Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 11:45 AM PDT

A Vision for Mount Diablo

A Vision for Mount Diablo

Explore eastern Contra Costa County, one of the fastest growing regions in the bay area, and encounter significant land use choices facing people there and statewide that will affect the future of parks and open...

Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 11:57 AM PDT

Seth Adams

Seth Adams

Celebrate the success of Seth Adams, a long-time champion of conservation in the East Bay.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 04:20 PM PDT

Santa Clara Valley Urban Open Spaces

Santa Clara Valley Urban Open Spaces

Bbrand new public parks and open spaces right in the heart of the Bay Area’s biggest city.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 12:18 PM PDT

Napa Parks Fire

Napa Parks Fire

Explore wild and historic lands in the hills above Napa Valley, burned by devastating fires in the fall of 2017.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 12:39 PM PDT

SCV Open Space Authority at 25

SCV Open Space Authority at 25

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of an admired public agency protecting open space in and around Santa Clara Valley.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 12:32 PM PDT

Santa Clara Valley Wildlife

Santa Clara Valley Wildlife

Learn the latest about how wildlife is flourishing in a valley right next to San Jose.

Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 11:52 AM PDT

One Tam Wildlife

One Tam Wildlife

Be amazed by new wildlife discoveries on and around Marin’s Mt. Tamalpais.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018 at 12:39 PM PDT

Moraga Hills-Carr Ranch

Moraga Hills-Carr Ranch

We shine a light on gorgeous land being saved for nature and us in Alameda County.

Monday, Aug 7, 2017 at 01:43 PM PDT

Arctic Wildlife Refuge

Arctic Wildlife Refuge

Journey above the Arctic Circle in Alaska to explore North America’s largest and most pristine sanctuary of nature and meet native people who depend on the health of the land and its water for survival as their...

Sunday, Apr 26, 2015 at 01:29 PM PDT

Comeback at Pt. Reyes

Comeback at Pt. Reyes

Doug visits Pt. Reyes to get a close-up look at Tule Elk who now make the National Seashore their home and visits the Giacomini Wetland to see nature reclaiming a family ranch.

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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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