On the Hill: Vail’s China Bowl opening today
On the Hill: Brought to you by The Steadman Clinic
Vail official report: 0 inches new snow.
Weather: Warmer today with abundant sunshine
Liftline status: No lines at 6, 10 and 14 this morning, but Chair 4 was starting to fill up by 9 a.m. There was also a crowd forming at the entrance to China Bowl between Chair 14 and Two Elk.
Breakdown: As of about 9 a.m. the ropes still up, but were set to drop on China Bowl, with Chairs 21 and 36 turning and ready to start uploading. Ski Patrol said China Bowl will definitely be open today, they just had a few more closures to set up. A crowd began to form for the first access to that terrain, which contains a lot wide open powder and-untouched snow.
Participate in The Longevity Project
The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.
Snowcast: Merry Christmas! Up to a foot possible for Monday-Tuesday.
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