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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... did see her start to try a bit more, so she is starting to get the idea.
Matt and I went up the prarion and down the Chamois run together a couple of times and then headed off down to watch and pick up a happy Marni. We took off up the mountain again. Marni was adamant about going to the blue slide, but we weren't sure what she meant, so we went to the magic carpet area for a little while and then headed off to ...
... like we had seen others doing the day before. It worked really well, she had to hold herself and turn herself so it was good practice. For me too....I wouldn't ordinarily snow plough and to do that with her, you have to snow plough nearly all the way down. After an hour it was time for lunch, so we skied off to the lift and then up the chair and down to the restaurant, short runs, and Marns did really well holding the pole with one of ...
Again we went back to get our gear (and a coffee!) and then watched her again, a definite improvement. We took off up the lift and planned a a different ski run to do, off we went. I should mention that again we forgot to put sunscreen on Brody, so we went up to do that first!.
We were a bit time poor, and we didn't know how long it would all take so it wasn't that relaxing, but it was challenging for me which I ...
... and they were speeding down, virtually in a straight line! Brody was great on the chair lift getting on and off and pretty good at going down too! Not too many falls.
With Marni, we did some short slides from Matt to Nanny, to me on the way down the slope and then Matt took her in between his legs and guided her down. She had a great big smile on her face..."yeah! This is fun! Let's go again!"
We would often ...
... to do some more skiing. We went off to meet Marni and Brody within about 10 yards, Brody was whinging about having to carry his skies...so we had the whole chat about skiing, work and play; and then I ended up carrying them and he carried the poles. Mission not accomplished. We met up with Marni, whom from a distance I could tell was explaining to Daddy that you have to lean forward and bend your knees, and when I got there, ...