On the Hill: Take a cruise through Mikaela Shiffrin’s training ground
VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte delivers his daily GoPro conditions report while snowboarding down the world-class training facility at Golden Peak in Vail.
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Vail official report: 0 inches new snow overnight, 3 inches in last week
Weather: Partly cloudy
Liftline status: Busy in places but not bad overall for a Friday
Breakdown: The excitement, the emotion on Vail Mountain and in the Vail community is immense right now as we learned this morning that Eagle-Vail resident Mikaela Shiffrin became the youngest woman to win Olympic gold in the slalom. Golden Peak, where Mikaela trains, is the place to be today.
Snowcast: The National Weather Service forecasts a chance of snow through Sunday.