WATCH: Heavy snow on Vail Mountain, On the Hill with John LaConte
VIDEO: Take a run down Slifer Express with John and Polina LaConte on the first snowy day of Vail’s 2019-20 season.
LaConte is riding a Weston Backwoods snowboard, use PromoCode: onthehill for a free pair of gloves with the purchase of a snowboard from locally based snowboard and splitboard provider Weston Backcountry.
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Jeff Shiffrin, with his wife, Eileen, made the Vail area their home decades ago, and together raised Mikaela and Taylor Shiffrin, who was a member of the two-time NCAA Champion University of Denver Ski Team.