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Ski Safety Tips for Kids
By Bill McKeown | MCT
So, you're thinking, how hard can it be to teach a child to ski? Pick up some sticks, load up the kids with hot chocolate and Gummi bears and plop them on the bunny slope, where you can give them a tight-lipped lecture about how they are going to have fun, dang it, while trying to wrestle their boot into a binding.
Not a good plan, say Coloradans who have spent decades teaching kids how to ski.
Professional instructors offer tips for the parents of young children learning to ski: