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

OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

With Doug McConnell

Monday, Apr 30, 2018 at 10:51 AM PDT

Carquinez Scenic Loop

Carquinez Scenic Loop

Follow trails by the Bay… across busy bridges… and on hills high above as we circumnavigate the fabled Carquinez Strait on a scenic loop packed with grand vistas and living history.

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 11:34 AM PDT

SF Bay Trail-Ridge Trail

SF Bay Trail-Ridge Trail

Discover two world-class trails soon to surround the Bay along its shoreline and on ridge lines all around.

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 11:40 AM PDT

Parks and Open Space Public Servants

Parks and Open Space Public Servants

Let's give a nod of thanks to the many unsung public servants who quietly care for our public parks and open spaces.

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.

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018 at 07:23 AM PDT

Regional Parks Foundation Legacy

Regional Parks Foundation Legacy

Discover the long and successful legacy of one of the oldest non-profit park partners in the nation, the Regional Parks Foundation.

Monday, Apr 2, 2018 at 04:33 PM PDT

East Bay Water Trails

East Bay Water Trails

Discover places to follow a trail in the water in Alameda and Contra Costa counties.

Monday, Apr 2, 2018 at 03:25 PM PDT

Support for Public Lands

Support for Public Lands

The future of our parks and open spaces rests in our hands.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 03:51 PM PDT

Four Days Diablo

Four Days Diablo

We’ll travel through paradise as we explore the wild and scenic wonders of one of the largest protected landscapes in urban America.

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.

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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.

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.