Host Tim Hughes talks to his guest about hunting rabbits and the things you need to go with his guests. Whether you love skiing or snowboarding or just want to learn Tim talks to Solitude about its Snow Sports Academy. We talk to Jessie Griffen about this. We also talk to Emily Sommers at Solitude about the 2017 U.S. Grand Prix/FIS NorAM Cup - Skicross Finals happening on January 20th, 21st, and 22nd. This is a free event to watch.
California has seen a drought ease because of all the moisture. Northern Utah and southern Idaho have seen several feet of snow. The guys talk about all the fun you can have outdoors and the avalanche danger in Utah's outback. There is a deer feeding program in Garden City this year. Places like Bear Valley have seen it the most and so this is only place in the state where DWR is worried about the animals. You won't want to miss out on Burbot Fish contest in Flaming Gorge for cash and prizes.
The show is on the Road at TRAX Power Sports in Provo. Tim Hughes and the guys are all about the ice fishing competition, and all the other fun you can have in the winter in Utah outdoors. Also on the agenda: snowbikes, what's available at local ski resorts, and the high risk of avalanche.
Skiing? Check. Snowboarding? Check. Snowshoeing? Check. Ice fishing? Check. Ice skating? Check. Hunting? Check. Camping? Yeah, even that. Check. Live from TRAX Power Sports in Provo, Tim Hughes and the gang talk about all the fun you can have outdoors, even in the dead of winter.
President Barack Obama designated a new national monument, Bears Ears, under the Antiquities Act. We talk about the impact of the Obama Administration's move on the locals who live and work nearby as well as on the state of Utah. Anglers are excited to start the ice fishing season on area lakes and reservoirs. And with fresh powder on the way to the mountains, this week's Ski Report is a great way to close out 2016.
It is the time of the year to get out there and ice fish. Tim Hughes and friends provide great info for even the most novice anglers to become experienced ice fishermen. We talk to the owner of the TRAX Power Sports about whether we rely too much on GPS technology, whether via smartphone app or satellite device, and how that could get us in trouble.