On the Hill: Powdery snow at the Beav’ | VailDaily.com

On the Hill: Powdery snow at the Beav’

VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart delivers his daily snow conditions report while snowboarding through trees near Strawberry Park at Beaver Creek Resort.

Ross Leonhart uses an iON AirPro3 action camera. Send comments and suggestions to onthehill@vaildaily.com.

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Beaver Creek official report: 2″ new snow, 7″ in last week

Weather: Classic sunshine and blue skies, and 2 inches of snow overnight.

Liftline status: The holiday crowd is here. With 24 of 25 lifts open, there are enough lifts to go around.

Run of the day: There’s 2 inches of powder, but more in some spots, all over the mountain. Trees around Strawberry Park were powdery.

Breakdown: With new snow, it’s a powder morning at Beaver Creek. Nothing but blue skies and sun at the Beav’.

Snowcast: The National Weather service forecasts sunny skies today and Monday, with a slight chance of snow Tuesday.

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