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December 14, 2013
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On the Hill: Grouse Mountain opens to more than foot of powder

On the Hill, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report showcasing Vail's ski conditions every day.

VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte enjoys a powdery cruise through the Grouse Mtn area of Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek official report: 1" new snow, 7" in last week

Vail Daily field report: There's was a foot of untouched snow on Grouse Mountain this morning

Liftline status: Not bad anywhere this morning

Weather: This morning was fairly warm, but you'll still want to protect your face. Very sunny.

Run of the Day: Anything on Grouse Mtn

Breakdown: With plenty of new terrain now open at Beaver Creek, it's a great day for powder lovers. The turns were deep and bottomless.

Snowcast: We'll be dry for at least a few more days, NOAA is reporting

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The VailDaily Updated Dec 14, 2013 11:32PM Published Dec 14, 2013 07:30PM Copyright 2013 The VailDaily. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.