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On the Hill: Drop into Blue Sky Basin

March 1, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: With another few inches of fresh powder on the slopes, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Blue Sky Basin on Vail Mountain.

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On the Hill: Powder and a USASA slopestyle comp at Vail

February 28, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports the USASA Slopestyle competition at Golden Peak after taking a powdery route to get there from Roger's Run.

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On the Hill: Powder day - 7 inches of snow overnight at Beaver Creek

February 27, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from the fresh powder in Royal Elk Glade on Grouse Mountain at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: 17" in 48 hours at Vail

February 27, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: On another sunny powder day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from China Bowl, one of Vail Mountain's famous back bowls.

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On the Hill: Bluebird powder day at Vail

February 26, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: On a bluebird powder day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the run entitled "Forever" in the back bowls of Vail Mountain.

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On the Hill: Sunny powder day with 6 inches in 24 hours at Beaver Creek

February 26, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from the untouched snow in Stickline on a sunny Thursday at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Dumping snow on Vail Mountain

February 25, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: On a snowy day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the soft powder in the runs "Spruce Alley" and "The Pumphouse" on Vail Mountain.

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On the Hill: A few fresh inches of snow at Beaver Creek

February 25, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Half Hitch, Double Diamond and Centennial on a snowy morning at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Still powdery in places at Vail

February 24, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: On a sunny day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the soft powder in the trees between Riva and Prima on Vail Mountain.

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On the Hill: Checking out remnants of World Championships at Beaver Creek

February 24, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from the Redtail trail and what's left of the Redtail Finish Stadium from the 2015 World Championships at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Powdery conditions at Vail

February 23, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: On another snowy day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the soft powder in the trees between Roger's Run and Highline on Vail Mountain.

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On the Hill: 9 fresh inches in 3 days at Beaver Creek

February 23, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Gold Dust and some trees with fresh snow on the ground at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Deuces Wild powder on 2/22

February 22, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: On another snowy day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the soft powder of Game Creek Bowl on the run "Deuces Wild" as a festive tribute to the date, 2/22/15.

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On the Hill: 7 fresh inches in 2 days at Beaver Creek

February 22, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Centennial and Stickline with some fresh snow on the ground at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Snow day for Jimmie Heuga

February 21, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: On a snowy day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the run entitled "Jimmie Heuga Express" on Vail Mountain, honoring multiple sclerosis champion and Olympic bronze medalist Jimmie Heuga.

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On the Hill: 3 inches reported, more out there at Beaver Creek

February 21, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Centennial and Stickline with some fresh snow on the ground at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Blizzard hitting Vail

February 20, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Vail Mountain where white-out conditions are making it hard to for skiers and snowboarders to see the runs in front of them.

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On the Hill: Snow clouds, sun at Beaver Creek

February 20, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Latigo with the sun poking through snow clouds on Friday morning at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Beautiful Thursday at Vail

February 19, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Simba Run on Vail Mountain where there's a nice base and plenty of sun, making it easy to carve into.

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On the Hill: Snow in the forecast at Beaver Creek

February 19, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from underneath Cinch Express lift on a partly sunny Thursday morning at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Snow still soft at Vail

February 18, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the terrain under Gondola One on Vail Mountain where there's still some soft snow left over from Monday's storm.

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On the Hill: Windy, cold, solid snow for ride down Cataract at Beaver Creek

February 18, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from the groomed Cataract in Rose Bowl on a chilly, windy Wednesday at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: 7" in 48 hours at Vail

February 17, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Cheetah Gully on Vail Mountain, where skiers and snowboarders can find untouched swaths of the 7 inches of powder Vail has reported receiving over the last 48 hours.

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On the Hill: Sunny skies, soft snow in Rose Bowl at Beaver Creek

February 17, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Stone Creek Meadows in Rose Bowl on a sunny Mardi Gras Tuesday at Beaver Creek Mountain.

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On the Hill: Knee deep powder at Vail

February 16, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from Highline run under Chair 10 on Vail Mountain, where skiers and snowboarders are enjoying 5 to 6 inches of fresh powder.

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On the Hill: Snow falling for a presidential run on Presidents Day at Beaver Creek

February 16, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from President Fords at Beaver Creek for Presidents Day with light snow falling across the mountain.

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On the Hill: Dumping snow on Sunday

February 15, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from amid heavy snowfall between men's slalom runs at the FIS 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: World Championships coming to a close at Beaver Creek

February 15, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart rides down Larkspur to check out the finish area one last time on the final day of the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Jamaica's star ski racer

February 14, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the men’s slalom qualifiers, where ski racers from small countries such as Jamaica have taken to the slopes in an effort to make it to the FIS 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships big stage at Beaver Creek.

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On the Hill: Sunny, warm Valentine's Day at Vail Mountain

February 14, 2015 — 

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart swaps with John LaConte and reports from Simba on a sunny Valentine's Day at Vail Mountain.

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