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VIDEO: World Fly Fishing Championships opening ceremonies

September 12, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from the opening ceremonies at the International Sport Flyfishing Federation’s 36th annual World Fly Fishing Championships. Vail Daily […]

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VIDEO: Cliff jumping throwback

September 10, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: In a throwback episode to 2015, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte jumps the 40-foot cliffs at Radium Hot Springs and talks with other cliff […]

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VIDEO: Professional fly fishing

September 9, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: In a throwback episode to last September, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte learns a few lessons about European nymphing, a fly fishing technique used […]

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VIDEO: Workouts for hitting huge jumps

September 8, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Pro skier Taylor Seaton is joined by Vail Daily On the Hill host John LaConte during Seaton’s workout routine, which he put together with local trainer Donny […]

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VIDEO: Hiking with Hickenlooper

September 2, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper joins Vail Daily reporter John LaConte for an appearance on On the Hill during Hickenlooper’s hiking tour of the Eagle Valley Trail and […]

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VIDEO: Training where the pros train

August 31, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte visits the Minturn Fitness Center, which will start a 10-week winter conditioning program on Sept. 9. LaConte films using […]

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VIDEO: Boating with Bennet

August 29, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: U.S. Senator Michael Bennet joins Vail Daily On the Hill host John LaConte for a cruise down the Colorado River through Eagle County from the State Bridge […]

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VIDEO: Tenkara fishing the Eagle

August 23, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Tenkara fisherman Darryl Dagen with Fly Fishing Outfitters teaches Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte about the minimalist fly fishing technique, which Dagen learned while […]

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VIDEO: Cliff jump, get the shot

August 15, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill host John LaConte details his attempt to obtain what he says is one of the coolest shots in action sports photography, the […]

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ON the Hill: Powder day on vail mountain

August 12, 2016 — Story ….

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VIDEO: Slope N Slide throwback

August 12, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: In a throwback episode to 2015, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from the Kids Adventure Games in Vail, Colorado, where an extreme slip […]

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VIDEO: Fast and fun on Lee’s Way

August 9, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent Taylor Seaton rides his bike on Lee’s Way Down and reminisces about growing up in Avon with no mountain biking trails.

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VIDEO: 1-year-old hiker on the family friendly trails of Vail Mountain

August 8, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte explores the family friendly hikes of Vail Mountain with his daughter Lilia, who is just 19 months old. That’s […]

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VIDEO: Astroturf throwback at Vail

August 5, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: In a flashback episode to 2015, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from Adventure Ridge at the top of the Lionshead gondola and shows […]

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VIDEO: Canyon freefall throwback

August 4, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: In a throwback episode to 2015, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from the new Canyon Plunge at Zip Adventures, a free fall feature […]

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VIDEO: Talking with longtime Burton man John Damiano at the Blizzard Sale

August 1, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte catches up with John Damiano, a longtime Burton employee, and talks fashion and function at the annual Blizzard Sale […]

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VIDEO: Political balance on Vail Mtn

July 28, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill reporter John LaConte catches up with U.S. Senator Cory Gardner, who co-sponsored the bill that allowed the mountain to launch the new […]

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VIDEO: Lots of snow still at Copper

July 26, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondents John LaConte and Taylor Seaton report from the Woodward at Copper summer camp, where an impressive on-snow setup is lasting well […]

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VIDEO: Flashback Friday Dunk N Dash

July 22, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: In a flashback episode to 2014,Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from Nottingham Park, where the annual Dunk N Dash is underway. The Dunk […]

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VIDEO: Biggest pump track in Colorado

July 18, 2016 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from the new pump trail in Eagle, Colorado, alongside track designer Matt Thompson with Momentum Trail Concepts. LaConte […]

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