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VIDEO: Beautiful conditions heading into Presidents Weekend

February 15, 2019 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte enjoys a cruise across the Eagle’s Next Ridge on a beautiful day in Vail Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. LaConte is riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On the Hill is brought to you by

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VIDEO: Snowing hard on Vail Mountain

February 13, 2019 — VIDEO: The storm is starting to roll in just as forecasted on Wednesday, Feb. 13, and Vail Daily reporter John LaConte is out enjoying it. LaConte is riding a Hovland Buckshot Snowskate. On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the

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VIDEO: Deep snow in Vail

February 7, 2019 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte shows viewers the conditions on the front side of Vail Mountain in the trees near Bwana on Feb. 6, 2019. LaConte is riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On the Hill is brought to

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WATCH: State of the Beav’ talk this morning On the Hill

February 6, 2019 — At about the midway point in the season, Beaver Creek continues its solid winter with more snowfall in the middle of the week.

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VIDEO: More fresh snow in Vail

February 5, 2019 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte shows viewers the conditions in China Bowl on Vail Mountain in the area near the Dragon’s Teeth run on Feb. 5, 2019. LaConte is riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On the Hill is

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VIDEO: Snowskate jam in Minturn

February 3, 2019 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte takes part in the Hovland Snowskates rail jam at Little Beach Park in Minturn, featuring guest appearances from Phil Smage and Spencer Nuzzi. LaConte is riding a Ram snowskate from Hovlandsnowskates.com. On the Hill is brought to you by

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VIDEO: Storm surfing with snowboard cross pros

January 30, 2019 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte catches up with the pros from the International Snowboard Training Center, who are putting on a camp at nearby Ski Cooper, featuring national teams from all over Europe. On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic

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VIDEO: More snow at Beaver Creek heading into the weekend

January 24, 2019 — Snow continues to fall Thursday at Beaver Creek.

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VIDEO: Latest storm leaves 8 inches at Beaver Creek, Grouse Mountain

January 22, 2019 — 22 inches reported in the past week.

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VIDEO: Big storm hits Vail on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2019

January 21, 2019 — VIDEO: During another big storm, Vail Daily reporter John LaConte visits the experts-only run “The Pumphouse” on Vail Mountain. LaConte is riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the

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VIDEO: Lots of snow for annual moguls competition at Vail

January 19, 2019 — VIDEO: During a big snow day on Saturday, Jan. 19, Vail Daily reporter John LaConte visits the annual Rocky Mountain Freestyle moguls competition on Vail Mountain’s Cookshack run. The event takes place from 10:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. every day through Monday, Jan. 21. LaConte

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VIDEO: More snow at Beaver Creek, in Stone Creek Chutes

January 18, 2019 — Stone Creek Chutes on a powder day.

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VIDEO: Fresh snow arrives at Beaver Creek, more on the way

January 16, 2019 — Shaping up for a good weekend at Beaver Creek.

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VIDEO: Sunny skies on Vail Mountain

January 13, 2019 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte enjoys a beautiful day on Vail Mountain on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. LaConte is riding a Ram snowskate from Hovlandsnowskates.com. On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute

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VIDEO: Friday storm hits Vail

January 11, 2019 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte is enjoying snowy conditions on Vail Mountain on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. LaConte is riding a Backwoods from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman

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VIDEO: More snow on the way for New Year’s Eve in Vail

December 30, 2018 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte sticks around to see the snow start to fall in a Sunday evening storm on Vail Mountain Dec, 30, 2018. LaConte is riding a Hovland Buckshot Snowskate. On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and

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VIDEO: Big storm hits Vail Mountain

December 19, 2018 — VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte heads to the top of Vail Mountain where snow and wind have him seeking refuge in the trees. LaConte is riding a Japow from Minturn splitboard / snowboard company Weston Backcountry. On the Hill is brought to you by

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VIDEO: A few inches of fresh in Vail

December 13, 2018 — VIDEO: On the morning of Thursday, Dec. 13, Vail Daily reporter John LaConte enjoys sunny skies and a few inches of fresh powder on Vail Mountain. LaConte is riding a Buckshot from Hovlandsnowskates.com. On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and

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Celebrating 100 inches of snow at Vail (VIDEO)

December 7, 2018 — With over 10 inches of new snowfall in the last 72 hours, Vail Mountain has reached 100 inches of accumulation for the season. Reporter John LaConte was out there on Thursday, getting the most out of the “sneaky soft” conditions. LaConte is riding a Japow

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VIDEO: Grouse Mountain, Larkspur open at Beaver Creek

December 7, 2018 — Beaver Creek now has more than 1,000 skiable acres, following 21 inches of new snow in the past week and 93 inches this season.

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