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 a local news reporter for KPCW, as well as 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 29, 2016

Jun 29, 2016
Recycle Utah

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Dierdra Walsh, Food & Beverage Director and Alex Malmborg, Executive Chef from Park City Mountain Resort to talk about Recycle Utah's 100-Mile Meal event coming up July 23rd. 

Then, two things that seem to go together well, stand-up paddle boarding and yoga.  WE speak with Alisha Niswander and Christa Jutras who have teamed up to lead 3-hour SUP/Yoga adventures on the Jordanelle Reservoir this summer.   

The Mountain Life - June 22, 2016

Jun 22, 2016

Today Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney talk about the scientific truths about gluten that will cut through the din of confusion with Dr. Peter Green, who has studied celiac disease for 25 years.  Dr. Green is the author of, "Gluten Exposed: The Science Behind the Hype and How to Navigate to a Healthy Symptom Free Life."

Then, Rosemund Stone Zander joins us with a new vision for achieving true human fulfillment in her latest book, "Pathways to Possibility: Transforming Our Relationship with Ourselves, Each Other, and the World."

The Mountain Life - June 15, 2016

Jun 15, 2016

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Todd Hageman,  technical director for the Tour of Utah; he’ll talk about this year’s course and where the 53,000 vertical feet of climbing will take the professional cyclists on the 7-day, 704-mile stage race.

The Mountain Life - June 8, 2016

Jun 8, 2016

  Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney delve into the fascinating topic of Subscriber Solar with Rocky Mountain Power representatives  and Ann Ober from Park City Municipal.

Then we talk with some folks who have just completed 40 days straight of meditation, yoga, and eating well.  We thought we would speak with them to find out what we all wonder – could I really pull off such a thing?!

The Mountain Life - June 1, 2016

Jun 1, 2016

  Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney celebrate the new KPCW frequency on 91.7 as it's switched over from 91.9 at exactly 9:17am.  Stronger signal, in stereo!They also speak with Billy Mattison and Alisha Niswander of Kids Adventure Race - a kids race coming to the Utah Olympic Park on the weekend.

 Then Adam Chandio and Amy Roberts from the Park City Medical Center - joining us to talk about the new addition to the medical center, the community garden, and the soon-to-be-built InstaCare on Kearns Boulevard.  

The Mountain Life - May 11, 2016

May 11, 2016
PPOU

Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with Danny Warner, CEO of Chateau Recovery, an  addiction and mental health treatment center in Midway. 

Then it’s a new fitness program in Park City;  Orange Theory Fitness, we’ll speak with owners Jill and Lucas Sanchez and Tempe O’Connell.

And Livi Andreini and Marta Myshrall from the Teen Council at Park City High school talk about the screening of The Hunting Ground on Thursday, May 17th and about sexual assault, consent, and a conversation they will host all next week, Healthy Relationship week. 

The Mountain Life - May 4, 2016

May 4, 2016

  Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with evolutionary biologist, paleontologist, science communicator, and advocate for connecting with nature - Scott Sampson.  He'll be in town on May 11 for the Summit Land Conservancy breakfast at Deer Valley. 

Then a quick peek at the Cycling Chicks fashion show on May 10 at Athletic Republic with Debbie Drain.  

Finally, Mark Wolynn, author of It Didn’t Start With You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How to End the Cycle.

The Mountain Life - April 27, 2016

Apr 27, 2016
Richard Louv

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney speak with the equestrian community of Park City about inclusion in the Recreation Master Plan.  Then, a conversation with Devery Karz, who just won a spot to represent the U.S. at the 2016 Rio Olympics in the sport of rowing.  Finally, the man who coined the term, "Nature Deficit Disorder," Richard Louv.  He talks about his new book, Vitamin N:  The Essential Guide to a Nature Rich Life.

The Mountain Life - April 20,2016

Apr 20, 2016

  Today on the program Lynn and Tim speak with Dr. Wendy Suzuki, who takes them through the connection between brain health and overall well-being. Her new book is Health Brain, Happy Life: Activate your Brain and Do Everything Better.

The second guests on the program are Steve Hough and Mike Motyka who discuss a local hydroponics business that’s producing greens, possibly in your neighborhood in Park City.

The final guest on the program is Ken Ilgunas discussing  his epic, never done before, and sort of illegal hike across the heartland. 

  Today on the program Tim and Monika speak with participants from Running with Ed.  This community event raises thousands of dollars for local education.

The second guest is Sheri Fisher from Tadasana Yoga in Park City talking about the 40-Days to Personal Revolution Program.

Finally Tim visits with Adam Shell, the director of Pursuing Happiness; a documentary film that he says is full of pleasant surprises. 

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