The Mountain Life

Wednesday, 9-10 AM

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney

 On the Mountain Life, hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney explore a wide variety of topics from health, fitness and nutrition to parenting, lifestyle and education. Lynn Ware Peek is an endurance athlete. and lover of the mountain lifestyle. Tim Henney is also an endurance athlete, an advocate of healthy whole-lifestyle, and sits on the Park City City Council.  

For inquiries and guests and content, contact Lynn directly at lynn@kpcw.org.

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The Mountain Life - June 21, 2017

Jun 21, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and Dave Cushing speak with Dr. Jennifer Haley, a dermatologist who will talk about skin care and sun protection… especially timely on this, the longest and sunniest day of the year. They also interview Allison Page, founder of Trailtalk, a group of mental health professionals who help you navigate the issues and challenges of your life while avoiding roots, rocks and other obstacles on local hiking trails.

The Mountain Life - June 14, 2017

Jun 14, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and new guest co-host Dave Cushing speak with Mark Lukach about his new book, "My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward," a memoir about how one family copes with mental illness. 

Then, in the monthly segment on the connection of arts and culture to our mountain lifestyle, we are joined by Hadley Dynak of the Park City Summit County Arts Council and Travis English of Summit County Special Events. They’ll join to talk about arts and culture in Eastern Summit County.  

The Mountain Life - June 7, 2017

Jun 7, 2017

Today, Lynn and Tim kick off the hour with a conversation with Dr. Andrew Weil who is considered to be the founder of integrative medicine some 30 years ago. He is a bestselling author and researcher. Then they speak with Julie Geisler of the Salt Lake Climbers alliance about an alliance with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and an upcoming find raising event.

The Mountain Life - May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017

Lynn and Tim’s first guest is Dr. Norman Rosenthal, New York Times bestselling author of Transcendence, here to talk about his new book, Super Mind. Then its Bob Radke of Basin Recreation and Charlie Sturgis of the Mountain Trails Foundation talking about Mountain Madness.

The Mountain Life - May 24, 2017

May 24, 2017

Tim and Lynn’s first guest is Jamie Meyer of Meyer Education and Family Services.  They will explore how parents can best talk to their kids about mental health. Then, they speak with Brian Richards, Executive Director of Mountain Town Music and Community Conductor of Musical Affairs.

The Mountain Life - May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017

Today Tim Henney and Lynn Ware Peek explore bike to work and school week with Julia Collins from the transportation department at Park City Municipal. Then, Emily Owens is a researcher at UCLA who specializes in early detection of psychosis in adolescents.  Finally, considered to be the world’s best rock climber, Tommy Caldwell, talks about his new book, Push: A Climbers Journey of Endurance, Risk and Going beyond Limits.

The Mountain Life - May 10, 2017

May 11, 2017

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney talk with MJ Turner and Jacob Sacketts of the Summit Bike Club, who has won the national award for USA Cycling's Best Mountain Bike Club of the Year for the second year running.  

Then, they speak with Jill Johnson of the Paint Mixer and Kirsten Gunnerud of Rocket Trike about their collaboration on a "playshop" beginning next week at the Paint Mixer called Play it Forward.  

The Mountain Life - May 3, 2017

May 8, 2017

Today in the program, Tim and Lynn have their monthly arts and culture segment – featuring the Latino Fest coming to the Park City Library June 3. Max Ventura from the Christian Center is he event organizer, he will be joined by Hadley Dynak. Then they are joined by local author and former Corporate lawyer turned life coach and what she calls, Soul Hacker.  Eve Picard joins Tim and Lynn to talk about to find and pursue you life’s purpose.

The Mountain Life - April 26, 2017

Apr 26, 2017

Tim and Lynn’s first guest is Gail Hornstein, professor of Psychology at Mount Holyoke College and author of Agnes’s Jacket.  She will be the Connect Summit County speaker May3rd at the Park City Hospital. Then they speak with internationally recognized Clairvoyant Counselor, Author, and Educator Ellen Tadd.

The Mountain Life - April 19, 2017

Apr 19, 2017

Today on the program, Lynn and Tim speak with Barbara Oakley, an engineer whose work involves bioengineering with a focus on the complex relationship between neuroscience and social behavior. She teaches the world’s most popular on line course called, Learning How to Learn. The they speak with two local adventure guides Tina Nardi and Alisha Niswander who are putting together a camp for girls , ages 14 through 17, called EmpoweHERment camp. 

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