Bay Area Backroads: The Best Adventures in Northern California from Kron-Tv

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Chronicle Books, Jan 1, 1999 - Travel - 160 pages
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Every week, hundreds of thousands of Northern Californians tune in to Bay Area Backroads for the best ideas on day trips, weekend getaways, and other adventuresit's the highest-rated local TV program in the San Francisco Bay Area. This first book from host Doug McConnell features 50 of his best backroad explorations, primarily in the immediate San Francisco Bay Area, but also extending to the northern redwoods, east to the Sierra Nevada, and south to San Luis Obispo. Each destination features gorgeous color photographs by Stacy Geiken. Including both unique approaches to popular destinations and a wide variety of lesser-known sights, Bay Area Backroads provides adventurers and armchair travelers alike with a fun new way to see Northern California.

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About the author (1999)

Doug McConnell has hosted Bay Area Backroads since 1993. He lives in Corte Madera, California.

Jerry Emory is the author of two other guidebooks. He lives in Mill Valley, California.

Stacy Geiken has had his photographs photographs published in many national magazines. He lives in Los Gatos, California.

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