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August 7, 2013
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On the Hill: Camp Hale Historical Site

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different High Country adventure every weekday.

Today's activity: Touring historic Camp Hale with Nova Guides

Conditions: While training for WWII at Camp Hale in Eagle County, the 10th Mountain Division of the U.S. Army accomplished some incredible things, evidence of which still exists more than 70 years later. Nova Guides Jeep Tours allow guests to experience that history with their knowledgeable staff, who will take you to some special places in the Camp Hale National Historic Site and explain to you its significance.

Today's weather: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11 a.m. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. — National Weather Service

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The VailDaily Updated Aug 8, 2013 07:19AM Published Aug 12, 2013 04:00PM Copyright 2013 The VailDaily. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.