At the River Run location, the school, gondola access, magic carpet, food etc. etc. is a one- stop shopping type experience. They make it very easy to get your kiddo on the slopes.
There is nothing more stressful than skiing with a small child in a sea of people. Telluride has many wide groomers and few people on them.
This is Snowbird. We haven’t been here in 15 years and when we tell a Ski Patroller on the tram this fact he looks at us wryly and says “What? You have a bad day?” We can’t believe we haven’t been here for so long either.