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VIDEO: Big weekend of biking coming up in Eagle

August 1, 2019

WATCH: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte visits the Eagle County BMX track as organizers ready for a big weekend of racing. The state series heads to Eagle on Sunday, August 3, in what could prove...



VIDEO: Hiking with kids on Vail Mountain

July 18, 2019

WATCH: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte takes viewers to the Fireweed trail on Vail Mountain. With the exception of the Kinnikinnick trail, all of the hiking trails on Vail Mountain are now open for the...


VIDEO: Rare July run down Gore Creek in Vail

July 11, 2019

WATCH: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte takes a rafting run down Gore Creek during the second week of July, a rare opportunity as the creek is seeing an extraordinarily late peak in runoff this year....



VIDEO: Boxing training in Vail

June 29, 2019

WATCH: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte trains with Sammy Katz in Vail’s Sandstone neighborhood. Katz runs up steep hills to build up his endurance as he enters the professional boxing circuit in Colorado. With a...


WATCH: Bike to work day celebrated in Vail

June 28, 2019

VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte is reporting on bike to work day, riding his bike to the bike-to-work-day aid station and talking with town of Vail Environmental Sustainability Coordinator Beth Markham. On the Hill...








VIDEO: Unforecasted storm wallops Vail

April 14, 2019

WATCH: Vail Daily Reporter John LaConte delivers a snow conditions report while snowboarding through fields of fresh powder on Vail Mountain during a storm which took weather watchers by surprise on April 13, 2019. LaConte...


VIDEO: Ravinos flipping tradition in Vail

March 20, 2019

WATCH: The Vail Daily captures the annual Ravinos initiation tradition on Vail Mountain during St. Patrick’s Day 2019. Reporter John LaConte is riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On the...


WATCH: Heavy snowfall hitting Vail

March 9, 2019

WATCH: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte attempts to deliver a video conditions report while snowboarding Vail Mountain on Thursday, March 7, during a massive snowstorm. LaConte is riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard...




VIDEO: Giant storm hits Vail, more than 2 feet of fresh snow

March 4, 2019

VIDEO: After a 26-inch storm hit Vail Mountain, local news reporter John LaConte rides through Blue Sky Basin, delivering a conditions report while riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On...