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On the Hill: Paddling the Steep Creek Championship

On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different High Country adventure every weekday.

Today’s activity: Paddling the Steep Creek Championship on Homestake Creek for the GoPro Mountain Games.

Conditions: The Steep Creek Championship kicked off this year’s GoPro Mountain Games. Competitor said the high water levels were “perfect” for the competition. Isaac Levinson upset favorite Dane Jackson to win the event.

Today’s weather: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. — National Weather Service

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