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OPENROAD WITH DOUG MCCONNELL explores the beauty and folklore of the American West - from Alaska to Mexico and the Rockies to Hawaii. Journalist, environmentalist and fourth-generation Westerner Doug McConnell embarks on a host of exciting adventures, including cohabiting with wild Alaskan brown bears at the McNeil River Preserve and sightseeing in the iconic Monument Valley. Through McConnell's journeys of discovery, viewers come to know and appreciate the West's grand landscapes, fascinating cities and poignant historic sites like true insiders. Each episode begins with an extended survey of a travel destination before delving into "The Best of the West" segment, . . .

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Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 - 6:00 AM    "Southwest" Zion Canyoneering - Explore the slot canyons of Utah's Zion National Park and uncover the history of Hoover Dam as Doug travels deep inside the massive monument. Best of the West - Western towns - Bodie along the eastern Sierra front, Coloma in California's gold country and Drawbridge in San Francisco Bay. Legend of the West - San Francisco cabbie, Buzz Brooks. D
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Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Southwest" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Dec 23, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Northwest" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Dec 26, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Dalton Highway" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Dec 30, 2012 - 6:00 AM "Manta Ray Drive" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 - 6:00 AM "California Coast" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Jan 6, 2013 - 6:00 AM "Surprising California" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013 - 6:00 AM "Exploring The West" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Jan 13, 2013 - 6:00 AM "Hawaii Volcanoes and Midway" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Jan 16, 2013 - 6:00 AM "Half Dome and Evergreen Lodge" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Jan 20, 2013 - 6:00 AM "Alcatraz and Chinatown" (LEARN/CREATE)
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