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December 24, 2012
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On the Hill video ski report: A few more inches fresh snow on Vail Mountain

Brought to you by and the .Vail official report: 3" new snowVail Daily field report: 3" chalky snowWeather: Snowy and very coldLiftline status: Nothing at One and Mid Vail from 8:30-9:30 a.m.Run of the day: Riva Ridge in honor of the battle fought on Italy's Riva Ridge on this day in 1945.Breakdown: A few days of heavy snow, a few days of sun, a few more days of snow, if this continues we might just get to that 350 inch number by the end of the season. That's Vail's average; so far this year we've accumulated 168 inches. It's cold today, so that snow that's falling is chalky underfoot, keeping things slower out there. But it's a very fun surface to schoosh around on, bundle up to best enjoy it.Snowcast: Joel Gratz of is forecasting a powder day for Vail on Thursday.

On the Hill is shot with a GoPro HERO3 Silver Edition.

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