Charlie Sturgis

In today's podcast of The Mountain Life, Anneli Rufus is here to share the secrets of her latest book, Unworthy: How to Stop Hating Yourself. Then Charlie Sturgis, executive director of The Mountain Trails Foundation, is in to talk a little May Madness, proper wet weather trail etiquette, and odd-even dog days. It's all things trails. Finally, investigative reporter Stephen Yafa talks about his book, Grain of Truth: The Real Case for and Against Wheat and Gluten.

The Tour des Suds will be postponed again. The new date is October 5. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Summer time trail projects and repairs are underway. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this update.

The Mountain Life - May 14, 2014

May 14, 2014

Travis McGhee and Mike Lynch from CrossFitMiners Town and the push up fundraiser event - how many push ups can you do in 90 seconds?  All money raised goes towards the veterans organization Boot Campaign. Then Christopher Nowinski, author the Head Games:  Football's Concussion Crisis.  Nowinski can be credited with bringing awareness and exposing concussion as a public health crisis. Finally Charlie Sturgis of Mountain Trails Foundation who talks about creating a membership base and this months membership drive.

With thousands of people taking to the trails each day around Park City, the Mountain Trails Foundation is looking for more trail users to be come trail members. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

With the increasing popularity of electric powered bikes, expect the controversy about whether they're allowed on local trails to ensue soon. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

Wake Up Canyons!

Dec 4, 2013

Hundreds were treated to a free cup of coffee this morning as Canyons Resort unveiled a new partnership with Mountain Trails Foundation that could potentially raise tens of thousands of dollars for the non-profit organization.

Mountain Trails Foundation has its rollers out in Round Valley with hopes that some trail skiing could be ready this weekend. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this update.

With the Stone Ridge open space adding some 270 acres to Round Valley, recreationists can look forward to more winter trails not this year, but next. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Mountain Life - September 11, 2013

Sep 11, 2013

Today's show starts out with the health aspects of golf, with Eric Karshner of the Park Meadows Country Club. Then, Charlie Sturgis from Mountain Trails Foundation talks about the rd annual Tour De Suds. That is followed by an interview with writer, Tama Kieves "Inspired and Unstoppable: Wildly Succeeding in Your Life's Work". Finally, chef and author, Tracy Griffith of "Stealth Health, Lunches Kids Love".