On the Hill: Game Creek opens with several feet of powder at Vail

John LaConte

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VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte takes a run through the massive amounts of powder in the just-opened Game Creek Bowl on the second day of the 2014-15 ski and snowboarding season in Vail.

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VAIL OFFICIAL REPORT: 6″ new snow in last 24 hours as of 5 a.m.

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VAIL DAILY FIELD REPORT: 6 inches of new snow on the already opened runs, more than 3 feet of untracked in the newly opened Game Creek bowl.

CONDITIONS: Snowing hard, very little visibility on Eagle’s Nest Ridge at the top of Chair 2

SNOWCAST: There’s more snow in the forcast for the rest of the day and tomorrow. — National Weather Service

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