The Talking NorCal Podcast is the official podcast of Active NorCal. Hosts Zach and Brien O'Brien will take you through the stories of the week in Northern California as well as insightful interviews with the leading outdoor enthusiasts and tell stories of their adventures in NorCal.
26. Normalcy in NorCal, Trinity River Rafting & Nile Zacherle from Mad Fritz | Talking NorCal
On this episode of the Talking NorCal podcast, Zach and Bob discuss the Northern California news of the week, including the 5-year-old twins that summited Mt. Shasta, the Tule Elk controversy in Point Reyes, Tahoe's "Covid Island" and the rebound of...
25. Historic Wildfires Slam NorCal, Plus Sac River Salmon Runs w/Chip O'Brien | Talking NorCal
Active NorCal's Zach O'Brien and Brien O'Brien break down the historic wildfires blazing across Northern California, including how fire season has changed dramatically over the past 3 years (2:37). Then, they sit down with Chip O'Brien to discuss the...
24. Lightning & Wildfire Strikes NorCal. Plus Epic Stories w/Shon Northam
In this episode of Talking NorCal, Zach and Bob discuss the craziness surrounding the lightning and wildfires in Northern California (2:07). Then they get into the news of the week including Netflix naming Weed, California one of the funniest towns in...
23. Chasing 'Fastest Known Times' in NorCal w/Jason Hardrath | Talking NorCal
In this episode of Talking NorCal, Zach and Bob discuss the signing of the Great American Outdoors Act, including President Trump's pronunciation of "Yosemite" (4:33). Then, they break down the news of the week including the 13-year-old who swam across...
22. The Forgotten Chris Farley Movie Filmed in Northern California | Talking NorCal
On this NorCal Feature Film episode of Talking NorCal, Zach and Bob break down Almost Heroes, starring Chris Farley in his final starring role along with Matthew Perry in a historical comedy set in the late-1700's. The film, which was maligned by...
21. A Frantic Fourth of July Weekend in Northern California | Talking NorCal
On this episode of the Talking NorCal podcast, Zach and Bob discuss the busy Fourth of July weekend throughout Northern California and discuss the tragic story of the boy who survived 30 hours in the wilderness after his father was shot near Downieville...
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Just wanted to throw out a two big thumbs up for Talking NorCal. Love the podcast! These guys are great and are sharing the passion for our amazing home! Keep it up! (And maybe some roller hockey news please)... 😀