Tim Hughes

TIm Hughes is the Utah's Morning News co-host

Website: http://www.kslnewsradio.com

Tim Hughes is a co-host of Utah's Morning News and the KSL Outdoors Show. You can reach him at thughes@ksl.com.

Antler shed season is open in Utah for 2024

We're one week into the annual shed antler and gathering season in Utah, and it's estimated 20,000 people will participate through mid-April.
19 days ago

Hughes: Despite fire, other setbacks, Nordic Valley Resort carries on a rich history

Fire and equipment trouble can't tarnish Nordic Valley Ski Resort's history or its contributions to the sport of skiing.
1 month ago

Bighorn sheep nursery moves to new Utah home

The Division of Wildlife Resources needed a disease-free space for the bighorn sheep population to have a healthy "feeder herd."
2 months ago

Hughes: Volunteering in the 2002 Salt Lake Winter Olympics created lifelong memories

Whether it was being a friendly face to provide directions or assisting with more involved assignments, all have memories decades later.
3 months ago

Are Utah ski passes the most cost-effective way to recreate this winter?

With rising costs for snow sports in Utah, ski passes can help recreators get more bang for you
3 months ago

Kokanee salmon struggling in Utah as biologists look for solutions

Biologists have been concerned with the trend that has led to a 50% reduction in the number of fish and eggs taken this fall at the usual locations.
4 months ago

Fat Bear Week is here, learn how to participate and get some other wildlife viewing in too

Fat Bear Week kicked off on Monday and gives people the chance to view wildlife from the comfort of their own home.
5 months ago

DWR to offer free entry to 2 shooting ranges for National Hunting and Fishing Day

Utahns with a valid state hunting, fishing or combination license will get free entry to two ranges for National Hunting and Fishing Day.
5 months ago

A chance to witness nature in Utah

Get a chance to witness Utah's nature as the highly sought after Kokanee Salmon are heading up rivers and streams in Utah to spawn.
6 months ago

The dangers of being a “bucket biologist”

"Bucket biology" is taking one fish from its home pond or lake and transplanting it into another. Don't be a "bucket biologist."
6 months ago

The beauty of seeing the Mighty 5 through someone else’s eyes

Exploring Utah's Mighty 5 national parks with friends from another country brought me a whole new experience.
7 months ago

Stay healthy when you exercise or play outdoors in the Utah heat

It may be cooler at altitude, but playing or exercising outdoors in the heat (especially in the mountains) requires special precautions
7 months ago

Should you intervene when wild animals are sick or in danger? Experts say no

Experts say to let nature takes its course with wild animals after a bison calf was put down in Yellowstone over the weekend.
9 months ago

Avoiding bear conflicts in Utah’s backcountry

SALT LAKE CITY — If you’re like me you no doubt had at least one morning during our snowy winter where you woke up, looked at the window to find 6-12 inches of new snow in the driveway and decided to simply go back to bed! Turns out we humans are not alone. Utah’s bear […]
9 months ago

Quagga mussels: Utah boaters asked to help fight against invasive species

Quagga mussels are looked for on boats that come out of Lake Powell. Wildlife experts are trying to prevent the aggressive species from spreading.
10 months ago

Hughes: For safety’s sake, broaden your horizons for spring camping

Spring camping is great in Utah. There are places all over the state that works for every type of camper and adventurer out there.
10 months ago

Kyle Petty Charity Ride brings race car royalty to Utah

This year the Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America marks its 27th year and will journey through Utah's many natural landscapes.
10 months ago

The waterfalls at Gunlock State Park are locked and loaded

These rare seasonal falls only appear when there's enough water to spill out over the dam at Gunlock Reservoir located about 15 miles from St. George.
11 months ago

The hike of your life is not worth your life

Hiking is a great way to engage with the natural world around us, but it's important to engage in a way that'll keep you safe.
11 months ago

The beauty (and solitude) of Bryce Canyon National Park in the winter

Bryce Canyon along with Utah's four other national parks is feeling the crush of new public interest, but not in winter.
1 year ago

Utah snow activities will change the way you look at winter

Skiing is not for everyone, but there are many more activities besides hitting the slopes to partake in this winter.
1 year ago

Opinion: A relaxing vacation featuring baby turtles on the front lines of nature!

While vacationing recently, Utah's Morning News host Tim Hughes and his family had the chance to help baby turtles begin their long journey.
1 year ago

KSL Outdoors: Talking turkey (and knowing when not to)

You know about the gobble. But when to use it? And what about the purr, or tree call? Using any at the wrong time will doom your turkey hunt.
1 year ago