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Summit 360 video: Views from the chairlift at Copper Mountain Resort

January 16, 2017 — Editor’s note: Summit 360 is a new series of a daily 360 videos by the Summit Daily News. Check our website every day for new 360 videos from events and places around Summit County. This video was taken while riding the American Flyer chairlift at […]

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Denver man found dead at Breckenridge Ski Resort Friday, Jan. 13

January 16, 2017 — A Denver man reported missing at Breckenridge Ski Resort Thursday, Jan. 12, at about 5 p.m. was found unresponsive by ski patrol the next day and pronounced dead later that morning. Sean Haberthier, 47, died of a severe skull fracture after skiing into a tree […]

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Granby police release details of their investigation of chairlift accident at Granby Ranch

January 9, 2017 — Sky-Hi News Staff Report The following is from a press release sent by James Kraker, Granby police chief, to the Sky-Hi News on Jan. 9: Information known and reported on to this point is that a ski lift accident occurred on 12/29/2016 at approximately 9:30 […]

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Arapahoe Basin skier hanging unconscious from chairlift rescued Wednesday morning

January 5, 2017 — A skier was hurried to a Lakewood hospital Wednesday following a daring rescue from a chairlift at Arapahoe Basin Ski Area earlier that morning. The skier’s backpack got caught and he was left hanging and unconscious by his neck. A-Basin confirmed Thursday that the man […]

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On The Hill: #othwzg montage to start the New Year (snow video)

January 5, 2017 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: 2016 was a wild one for Z Griff, […]

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On The Hill: Upper Park Lane, lower Freeway back in business at Breckenridge (terrain conditions video)

January 3, 2017 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: It’s been a slow start to the terrain […]

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On The Hill: New Year’s calm before the storm at Breck (snow video)

January 2, 2017 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: What better way to spend New Year’s Day […]

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On The Hill: Sunny day on High Line via Peak 10 Falcon Chair (Breck video)

December 29, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: It’s back to blue skies and 30 F […]

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On The Hill: Terrain park sessions with adaptive snowboarder Darren Swift (video)

December 28, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: Think you’ve mastered the terrain park? So has […]

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On The Hill: Yoga 1st, logging 2nd during the holidays with snow in the forecast (video)

December 27, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: Happy holidays from Z Griff! Our On The […]

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Keystone, Breckenridge ski resorts outline future upgrades for 2017-18 season

December 26, 2016 — Keystone and Breckenridge ski resorts announced Monday morning plans for a new batch of improvements to existing on-mountain amenities for the 2017-18 ski season. In a joint news release, the two Vail Resorts, Inc.-owned properties declared intentions of upgrading a lift chair at each ski […]

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On The Hill: The T-Bar is open for Christmas at Breck (snow video)

December 24, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: Santa has been good to Breckenridge — and […]

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On The Hill: Flashback to drowning in 18″ of powder at A-Basin (snow video)

December 23, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: It was a case of being at the […]

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On The Hill: Rolling out the kinks with Olympic champ Jamie Anderson (video)

December 22, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: Z Griff heads to the athlete’s lounge at […]

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On The Hill: The powder never ends on Vail vacation, Part 3 (video)

December 20, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: There’s nothing better than three days of deep, […]

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On The Hill: Back to the Vail trees for a powder holiday, Part 2 (snow video)

December 19, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: It’s the Monday after the snowstorm and Z […]

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Jamie Anderson rules snowboard big air at 2017 U.S. Grand Prix; Canadian men go 1-2 (photos and video)

December 17, 2016 — COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — Jamie Anderson just can’t be stopped. Less than a week after Anderson won the women’s slopestyle crown at Dew Tour in Breckenridge, the California native and force of pure nature won another competition at the first-ever U.S. Grand Prix snowboard big […]

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On The Hill: Log riding in the Vail trees before 2 feet of fresh blankets Summit (video)

December 17, 2016 — On The Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. Follow host Z Griff (@zgriff) on IG and tag your photos #othwzg to stay in touch with the latest! VIDEO: One week it’s dry as a bone, the […]

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French freeskiers top men’s, women’s podiums at 2017 U.S. Grand Prix pipe finals (photos)

December 17, 2016 — COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — Kevin Rolland has done it again. In single-digit temperatures on Saturday morning, the French Olympian and defending X Games halfpipe champ had the best sequence of the day on his third (and final) run to score a 94.20 at the 2017 […]

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Chloe Kim wins 1st U.S. Grand Prix snowboard halfpipe title in driving snow

December 16, 2016 — Editor’s note: Look for photos from the 2017 U.S. Grand Prix in Saturday’s newspaper. COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — Chloe Kim is an animal. No offense to the 16-year-old snowboard phenom — check out her Instagram (@chloekimsnow) to see how un-animalistic she is — but when […]

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