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VIDEO: Fly-fishing upper Gore Creek above Vail

September 10, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Join Ken Hoeve on a backcountry fly-fishing adventure on Upper Gore Creek near Vail, where the fishing can be as good (or better) as the hiking it […]

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VIDEO: Kayaking the Shoshone section of the Colorado River

September 8, 2017 — On this episode of On the Hill, Ken Hoeve kayaks the popular Shoshone section of the Colorado River with his 11-year-old son, Hunter.

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VIDEO: It’s Closing Day on Mt. Hood

September 4, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Join Vail Daily On the Hill corespondent John LaConte as he ventures out to Mt. Hood, Oregon, where the Timberline Lodge is finally closing for the 2016-17 […]

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VIDEO: Whitewater rafting and kayaking the Colorado River’s Gore Canyon

August 30, 2017 — A look at last weekend's Gore Canyon race, an annual whitewater event on one of the toughest stretches of the Colorado River located just outside of Kremmling.

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VIDEO: Building the new Minturn Mini Mile trail

August 27, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Join Vail Daily reporter John LaConte as he previews the Minturn Mini Mile trail with local volunteers Cody and Casey Wyse, twin brothers who were among the […]

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VIDEO: The do’s and don’ts of stretching before workouts

August 24, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Join Vail Daily correspondent John LaConte as he readies for the upcoming ski and snowboard season by visiting the Minturn Fitness Center and taking a tour with […]

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VIDEO: Longboarding down Vail Pass during the eclipse

August 23, 2017 — 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 Vail Pass during Monday’s Great American Eclipse while riding a downhill skateboard from KOTA Longboards out of […]

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VIDEO: Polis swings a Pulaski

August 21, 2017 — 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 Wheeler Trail near Copper Mountain where Congressman Jared Polis, who represents Eagle County in the U.S. […]

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VIDEO: On course at the Vail Kids Adventure Games

August 14, 2017 — Join Vail Daily On the Hill reporter John LaConte and his daughter, 2-year-old Lilia, as they take viewers along on the one-mile Keen Family Mud Run in Vail and Golden Peak, a side spectacle to the annual Vail Kids Adventure Games.

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VIDEO: 10th Mountain Division veteran Robert Pinkham visits Eagle

August 13, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte catches up with U.S. Army 10th Mountain Division veteran Robert Pinkham on Pinkham's first-ever visit to Colorado, where the 10th Mountain Division […]

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VIDEO: Join the Veterans Charity Ride from Newcastle to Eagle

August 4, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily Business Editor Scott Miller joins a group of wounded veterans on a ride into Eagle for charity. The Veterans Charity Ride is headed to South […]

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VIDEO: Summer snowboarding at Copper

August 3, 2017 — 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 visits the Big Island Park at Copper Mountain, an on-snow opportunity in nearby Summit County which has turned the […]

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VIDEO: Beautiful night at the BMX track in Eagle

July 25, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent reports from the Eagle County BMX track in Eagle, where Monday night racing is underway. LaConte gives viewers a first-person look […]

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VIDEO: Mud run fun in Gypsum

July 9, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: 2017 Mudzilla competitor Tyler Abbott takes viewers through the new mud run course, adjacent to where he spends his days as a student at Gypsum Creek Middle […]

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VIDEO: Trails near Fourth of July Road

July 4, 2017 — 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 cruises the trails in the Fourth of July Road area of Eagle Ranch, which has offerings for bikers of […]

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VIDEO: Green Riders recruit a Vail local

July 1, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: On Eagle County’s Bike to Work Day 2017, Vail Daily reporter John LaConte meets up with Avon resident Nicole Abrams, who has been biking to work every […]

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VIDEO: The Bachelor Gulch Climb

June 29, 2017 — On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Join Eagle-Vail local Cristhian Ravelo as he takes viewers on a climb up one of his favorite road biking routes in Eagle County. Along the way Ravelo, […]

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VIDEO: Haute Route Time Trial, ‘One of the toughest climbs in the valley’

June 24, 2017 — 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 is joined by local road biking professional Cristhian Ravelo, who gives viewers a look at what the Mavic Haute […]

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VIDEO: Onewheel, several uses

June 24, 2017 — 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 delivers his summer video activities report from the second annual Race for the Rail while riding a Onewheel. The […]

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Festival, time trial to greet Haute Route Rockies road bikers Monday in Avon

June 23, 2017 — Local road biker Cristhian Ravelo previewed the time trial course of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies, which hits Avon next week. "It's probably one of the toughest climbs in the valley, so anyone who is going to come out and do it, my respects," he […]

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