New snow draws weekend crowds to Vail

By John LaConte VAIL — If you were expecting a lull in activity following the World Championships this week, you were most definitely fooling yourself.Snowy conditions brought the crowds out in droves on Saturday, with the Vail Parking Structure completely full by 9:36 a.m., and the Lionshead structure filling at about 11 a.m. The Frontage […]

Jay Leno performs in Beaver Creek Wednesday

By caramie schnell In the winter of 1992, Jay Leno performed at Dobson Ice Arena — Vail’s performing arts center back in the day. It was part of a comedy tour in which Leno spent time with local NBC affiliates in the months leading up to his taking over “The Tonight Show” for Johnny Carson […]

On the Hill: Deuces Wild powder on 2/22

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: On another snowy day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the soft powder of Game Creek Bowl on the run “Deuces Wild” as a festive tribute to the date, 2/22/15. VAIL OFFICIAL […]

#VailLive: Social media from Vail, Beaver Creek Mountains

By John LaConte February 22, 2015 — Send your text, photo or video updates on weather, conditions and more from Vail and Beaver Creek mountains using #VailLive and #BCLive on Twitter or Instagram and see them published here on our live blog as well as tomorrow in the Vail Daily newspaper. … Source:: Vail Daily […]

On the Hill: 7 fresh inches in 2 days at Beaver Creek

By Ross Leonhart On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Centennial and Stickline with some fresh snow on the ground at Beaver Creek. BEAVER CREEK OFFICIAL REPORT: 4″ in past 24 hours (0 overnight); 7″ in […]