14 Places Kids Ski Free in Colorado

It's almost ski season in Colorado!  Many slopes have their opening this weekend.  My family is starting to make plans. and will be kicking things off in early December, with a visit to Crested Butte. Crested Butte  is a fantastic, laid back mountain on which to learn to ski... and it's particularly family friendly.  See their "kids ski free" deal below - it's fantastic and includes FREE lift tickets for ages 12 & under,  through Dec. 150. Although I'm not a die hard skier, it's something I want my kids to learn how to do.  Living in a state with the Rocky Mountains running through it makes me feel a little obligated! However, skiing with a family is not a cheap sport.  Fortunately many of the Colorado ski resorts offer deals, and it definitely pays to work these into your plans.  Saving on your kids lift tickets makes a huge difference!  Here's an excellent roundup from the non-profit organization Colorado Ski Country USA. 5th and 6th Graders Ski Free - Passport … [Read more...]