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On Thu, Sep 11, 2008 at 11:03 AM, Dan Wetzel <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>
> Kids started on x-country skis when they could walk.


So my kid is 18 months old.  How do I find xc gear to fit her?  And what
tips do you have for getting them started onxc?


>
> We signed each of em up for the all day program once when they were 3-4,
> but
> only once. (Misc lessons at Bolton, Stowe over the years).
> After that dad was their teacher/buddy until they wanted to head out on
> their own.


That seems to be the norm for this list.


>
> 11-12 seems to be the age they no longer want to be with you all day.


Unless you're Scott D.




>
> Although I would have loved to be out in the woods on those great powder
> days there is only limited time to share this with your kids.


Scott, JJ , JimB, and DaveG would tell you you can do both at the same time



>
> Sum:  Ski with your kids till they don't want to ski/board with you.



I  plan on it.

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