Every week, hundreds of thousands of Northern Californians tune into Bay Area Backroads-the highest-rated local TV program in the San Francisco Bay Area-for fresh ideas on day trips, weekend getaways, and other local adventures. This portable deck of 50 fun outings, based on the successful Bay Area Backroads book by host Doug McConnell, makes it easy for native Californians or tourists to jump in the car, pick a card, and discover the road less traveled.
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.