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OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

With Doug McConnell

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, Apr 20, 2018 at 11:39 AM PDT

Bear Creek Redwoods

Bear Creek Redwoods

We’ll get a sneak preview of a new preserve opening to the public in the spring of 2019... nearly 1500 acres of diverse natural beauty and surprising chapters of California’s history, Bear Creek Redwoods in the...

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 11:52 AM PDT

One Tam Wildlife

One Tam Wildlife

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

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.

Sunday, Mar 11, 2018 at 07:16 PM PDT

Jenner Headlands - Pole Mountain

Jenner Headlands - Pole Mountain

Explore the gorgeous, rugged and historic coast of northern Sonoma County… climbing on new trails from the sea to the sky.

Sunday, Mar 11, 2018 at 07:15 PM PDT

Kashia Coastal Reserve

Kashia Coastal Reserve

Explore the gorgeous, rugged and historic coast of northern Sonoma County… in the company of people whose ancestors have lived near the ocean's edge for thousands of years.

Sunday, Mar 11, 2018 at 07:31 PM PDT

Sonoma Ag and Open Space Delights

Sonoma Ag and Open Space Delights

Tips on Sonoma County public lands and open spaces to enjoy from a man who knows exactly where to find the best places to take a walk and also savor the county's many agricultural delights.

Sunday, Mar 11, 2018 at 07:38 PM PDT

Recovering from Wine Country Fires

Recovering from Wine Country Fires

Doug reflects on the rebirth and recovery of the Wine Country in the wake of the ferocious fires of 2017.

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018 at 07:16 AM PDT

San Bruno Mountain

San Bruno Mountain

Explore a mountain all of us have seen but few of us know anything about.

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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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