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OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

With Doug McConnell

Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 10:25 PM PDT

Solano County Jewels

Solano County Jewels

Be amazed by the little known open space treasures of Solano County where lakes form in winter rains, the old West lives and kites fly high.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 04:12 PM PDT

Sonoma Land Trust

Sonoma Land Trust

Celebrate the rebirth of wetlands and the preservation of wild lands we can all enjoy in Sonoma County.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 03:26 PM PDT

Coyote Valley Wildlife Corridor

Coyote Valley Wildlife Corridor

We’ll explore what some call the last chance valley just south of San Jose.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 03:34 PM PDT

Economic Value of Parks

Economic Value of Parks

We’ll discover that our vast networks of public parks and open spaces are more than just pretty places.

Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 at 04:28 PM PDT

Outdoor Afro with Rue Mapp

Outdoor Afro with Rue Mapp

Meet an inspiring woman guiding African-Americans of all ages in search of health, healing and community in our parks and open spaces.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 03:18 PM PDT

Marin County Parks

Marin County Parks

Visit a few of the diverse delights of Marin County’s parks and open spaces.

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 08:03 PM PDT

Vasco Caves

Vasco Caves

Visit ancient and dramatically beautiful rock outcropping in the rolling hills of eastern Contra Costa County…long used for shelter by Native People and now protected in perpetuity by the East Bay Regional Park...

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 08:15 PM PDT

Art of Trail Building

Art of Trail Building

Trails we all enjoy can take many years to plan, design and build as we discover the art of trail building.

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 08:23 PM PDT

San Francisco Bay Trail Project

San Francisco Bay Trail Project

The San Francisco Bay Trail is more than 350 miles long and growing every year.

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 08:42 PM PDT

Jose Gonzales Founder of Latino Outdoors

Jose Gonzales Founder of Latino Outdoors

Aeet a man who’s helping make it fun and easy for members of the Bay Area’s Latino Community to enjoy the outdoors and get tips on his favorite places to go.

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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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TUNE IN: Sundays at 6:30 p.m. on NBC Bay Area

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.

OUR UNDERWRITERS

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.