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On the Hill: Fresh snow at Vail

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VIDEO: With an inch of fresh underfoot, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the newly cleared glades off Born Free on the west side of Vail Mountain.

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Vail Daily reporter John LaConte uses a GoScope pole mount, and wears socks and gloves from Colorado company Kind Design. Get 20% off your orders at Go-Scope.com and/or kinddesign.co by using the following promo code: vaildaily20

VAIL OFFICIAL REPORT: 5 inches of new snow in the last 24 hours as of 4:54 a.m., 0″ overnight

VAIL DAILY FIELD REPORT: It feels like another inch or so fell after the skiers cleared off the slopes yesterday.

CONDITIONS: Mostly cloudy

SNOWCAST: The National Weather Service says there’s a chance of snow today and Tuesday.