On The Hill

On the Hill: Closing day party at Vail

April 20, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the top of Vail Mountain on closing day as crowds gather to celebrate the 2014-15 season.

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On the Hill: Closing day crash reel

April 19, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Vail Mountain on closing day during a snowstorm, and snows his crash reel from the season.

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On the Hill: Saturday powder in Vail

April 18, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Sun Down Bowl and The Skipper in Vail on Saturday, April 18, and rides the lift with Karl Densen, a former member of Lenny Kravitz's band who co-founded and The Greyboy Allstars, Sunday's closing day band.

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On the Hill: Snowing hard in Vail

April 17, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte cruises through the falling snow in Vail on Friday, April 17, and finds a few deep pockets in the Northstar area.

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On the Hill: Snow falling in Vail

April 16, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte cruises through the falling snow in Vail on the afternoon of Thursday, April 16, and details how things are working on Vail Mountain for the final few days of the season.

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On the Hill with First Descents at Vail

April 14, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Eagle's Nest at Vail Mountain with the First Descents organization in town for the weekend.

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On the Hill: John and Ross ride Vail

April 13, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Joined by Beaver Creek On the Hill host Ross Leonhart, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Eagle's Nest Ridge atop Vail Mountain where snow is holding steady going into the closing week.

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On the Hill: Closing Day at Beaver Creek

April 12, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Centennial and the Rodeo terrain park on a windy Closing Day at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: US Paralympic Team in Vail

April 11, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Joined by Paralympian Ralph Green, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Adaptive Spirit's Annual Event, the biggest fundraiser of the year for the U.S. Paralympic Ski Team.

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On the Hill: Great day for the Rodeo at Beaver Creek

April 11, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from the Rodeo terrain park off of Centennial at Beaver Creek Mountain on Closing Day Eve.

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On the Hill: 791 acres still open at Beaver Creek

April 10, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from the terrain park up Cinch Express on the last Friday of the season at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: A few inches of fresh at Vail

April 9, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow reporter John LaConte reports from the front side of Vail Mountain where cloudy, windy weather has created quite a change in conditions from what we've been seeing over the last few days.

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On the Hill: 2 inches reported overnight at Beaver Creek

April 9, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Redtail trail and the 2015 World Championships finish area at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Clouds rolling in over Vail

April 8, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow reporter John LaConte reports from the front side of Vail Mountain where cloudy, windy weather has created quite a change in conditions from what we've been seeing over the last few days.

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On the Hill: 791 acres still open at Beaver Creek Mountain

April 8, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Latigo and Centennial on the final Wednesday of the season at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: 10 lifts turning at Beaver Creek Mountain

April 7, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from C Prime in the Rose Bowl at Beaver Creek Mountain on a bluebird Tuesday morning.

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On the Hill: Loving spring in Vail

April 6, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow reporter John LaConte flips into spring with his buddy Andrew Wight during a fun day of riding the mountain in Vail. Andrew Wight is sponsored by Syndicate Clothing company out of the UK.

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On the Hill: Lucas Evans back in Vail

April 5, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports the Golden Peak Terrain Park where local pro freeskier Lucas Evans is filming a with his friends Kjell Ellefson and Andrew Macaulay. Lucas is sponsored by Modified Plastics Inc., Head, Zeal Optics, Picture Organic Clothing, Pret Helmets and Christy Sports.

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On the Hill: End of the road for Arrowhead at Beaver Creek

April 5, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Arrowhead on its last day of the season on a sunny Easter morning at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Bachelor Gulch closes Sunday at Beaver Creek

April 4, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from a patchy Gunders trail at Bachelor Gulch on a bluebird day at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Deep powder at Vail

April 3, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Zot, Challenge and Cady's Cafe on Vail Mountain, where snow depth feels like a foot or more in places.

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On the Hill: Powder day - 6 inches reported overnight at Beaver Creek

April 3, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from underneath Centennial chondola on a 6-inch powder day at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Snow clouds looming at Beaver Creek

April 2, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Redtail trail on a windy, cloudy spring Thursday morning at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Gaper Day on Vail Mountain

April 1, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from April Fool's Day on Vail Mountain, an unnofficial holiday every year where skiers and snowboards dress funny and enjoy spring conditions.

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On the Hill: April Fools' Day fun at Beaver Creek

April 1, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Red Buffalo on Snow Blades on April Fools' Day (April 1) at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Slush, sun, fun at Vail

March 31, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the bottom of Vail Mountain, which is being enjoyed by skiers and snowboarders for its slushy conditions and pond skimming opportunities.

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On the Hill: Riding down Rose Bowl at Beaver Creek

March 31, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from a patchy Rose Bowl trail on a warm spring Monday at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Fun on the frontside

March 30, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the Chair 2 area of Vail, where there is a variety of different conditions for skiers and snowboarders to enjoy.

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On the Hill: Bluebird day, spring skiing at Beaver Creek

March 30, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Willy's Face and Centennial on a bluebird, spring Monday at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Late hours, Latin flavor on Vail Mountain

March 29, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: During the first weekend of Vail Mountain's newly extended hours, Vail Daily correspondent John LaConte delivers a fast report from Born Free in a first-ever evening edition of On the Hill after riding the last Gondola up the mountain at 5:05 p.m.

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