Utah Avalanche Forecast Center

Mark Staples leads off with today’s Utah avalanche forecast. Rep. Logan Wilde, R-Summit County, has an update on the legislative session. U.S. Ski & Snowboard spokesman Tom Kelly checks in with Winter Olympics news from Pyeongchang. Jesse Hunt, executive director of Park City Ski & Snowboard, and special projects manager Walt Evans report that they're seeking volunteers to assist with a number of big events over the next year.

Greg Gagne begins with the Utah avalanche forecast. Park City Parking and Fleet Administrative Supervisor Kenzie Coulson, along with Julie Dixon, parking consultant, have an update on the implementation of paid parking. Park City Council Member Nann Worel and Mayor Andy Beerman recap last night's meeting. Finally, US Ski & Snowboard spokesman Tom Kelly provides an update on women's slalom, women’s aerials and women's snowboard cross at the Winter Olympics.

Local News Hour January 2, 2018

Jan 2, 2018

Today’s program starts with an update from Utah Avalanche Forecast Center’s Evelyn Lees.  Cheryl Fox, director of Summit Land Conservancy, discusses open space issues. Summit County manager Tom Fisher previews the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting. Ed Hendershot, owner of Aspen Grove Rustics in Heber City, explains how state agents from the Division of Professional Licensing seized all the cannabis-based CBD oil product from his business on December 21st.

Utah Avalanche Center

Stay off the new trails at the Utah Olympic Park.  That's the message from park management.  They're worried about avalanche danger.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:

Snow Report

Nov 19, 2015
Basin Recreation

WHEN TO GET THE FRESHEST REPORTS

All our local resorts call in with the freshest news on their snow conditions every morning. Catch them live:

  • 7:18AM - Mountain Trails / Basin Recreation
  • 7:28 AM (7:35 Sundays) - Park City, Deer Valley & White Pine
  • 8:08 AM - Utah Avalanche Center

~

TRAILS REPORT

Cross-country skiing in Western Summit County.

Utah Avalanche Forecast Center

  For nearly 30 years, Bruce Tremper served as the director of the Utah Avalanche Forecast Center. In August, he handed over the reins to his successor and looks forward to now helping the Center save lives in a different way. Leslie Thatcher has more.