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

OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

With Doug McConnell

Monday, Mar 13, 2017 at 11:37 AM PDT

California Coastal Trail

California Coastal Trail

Discover the wonders of an ever-lengthening trail that will someday skirt the entire coast of California from Oregon to Mexico.

Saturday, Mar 11, 2017 at 12:03 PM PST

Atul Chaudhari: Dancing in the Park

Atul Chaudhari: Dancing in the Park

Be inspired by one man's passions for nature and the outdoors bringing his love of traditional and modern Indian dance forms into our parks.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:11 AM PDT

Sonoma Wildlife Corridor

Sonoma Wildlife Corridor

Explore a gorgeous landscape between two mountain ranges in the heart of busy Sonoma Valley being made safe for wild animals to migrate and thrive with us in the twenty-first century.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:18 AM PDT

Alum Rock & Sierra Vista Preserve

Alum Rock & Sierra Vista Preserve

Family and friends visit San Jose's oldest park and explore its newest public preserve that has stunning views of Silicon Valley.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:20 AM PDT

Trips For Kids

Trips For Kids

Kids with few resources experience the joys of biking and the outdoors.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:21 AM PDT

Marinscapes

Marinscapes

Learn how art and nature are helping heal the human spirit.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 02:50 PM PDT

Sonoma Village

Sonoma Village

Savor the delights of Sonoma’s agricultural bounty in a sustainable community garden and burn some calories in a new preserve nearby.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 02:53 PM PDT

National Park Service Centennial

National Park Service Centennial

Celebrate the centennial of the National Park Service in some of Doug’s favorite Northern California parks.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 02:54 PM PDT

The Wildlands Conservancy

The Wildlands Conservancy

Discover the legacy of the Wildlands Conservancy’s largest non-profit nature preserve system in California.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 02:57 PM PDT

Ron Horii's Santa Clara County Parks Photography

Ron Horii's Santa Clara County Parks Photography

Enjoy a photographic journey with Ron Horii to Santa Clara County Parks.

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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.