On the Hill: Mudslide now open at Vail

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VIDEO: With fresh snow falling, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the newly opened Mudslide run on Vail Mountain, which has seen more than 5 feet of snow in the last two weeks.

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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 and/or by using the following promo code: vaildaily20

VAIL OFFICIAL REPORT: 0 inches of new snow in the 24 hours as of 4:44 a.m.

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VAIL DAILY FIELD REPORT: An inch or two has fallen since Vail’s 4:44 a.m. report.

CONDITIONS: Very cloudy, snowing on and off

SNOWCAST: The National Weather Service says the snowfall will intensify tomorrow.

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