Where to Ski & Snowboard with a Baby

Traveling with a baby may be more difficult, but it doesn’t need to be any less fun. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip with a baby isn’t easy.

So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With dozens of ski resorts to choose from that offer child care services, these are the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip with a baby.

Most Popular Ski & Snowboard Resorts with a Baby

Keystone Resort

Keystone Resort

Spread across the peaks of Dercum Mountain, North Peak, and the Outback, Keystone features an incredible 128 trails that combine for 3,148 skiable acres. Keystone also boasts five different bowls that offer access to secret powder stashes, tree runs, and more. If you’re traveling with a little one, the resort offers an on-site daycare, though reservations are recommended.

Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb is highly regarded as the No. 1 ski destination in all of Canada. And with childcare available for ages 18 to 48 months, you can easily enjoy all Whistler has to offer when traveling with your baby. The nearby village also offers pedestrian-only streets lined with restaurants, shops, bars, and more, to round out your ski trip.



Breckenridge Ski Resort has long been a winter sports mecca for skiers and snowboarders across the globe. We can thank its initial settlement to hopeful miners, but the historic town now boasts incredible snow along with a variety of shopping, dining, and lodging options to suit the budget of any traveler. The resort also offers child care for those as young as two months old.

Winter Park Resort

Winter Park Resort

Winter Park, the longest-running ski resort in Colorado, features a variety of terrain to accommodate all levels of skill. The resort’s close proximity to Denver also allows for easy access to Denver International Airport and all the downtown area has to offer. Daycare is available for children ages 6 months to 6 years old but must be reserved a minimum of seven days in advance.



Snowbird is known for its deep powder, varied ski terrain, and the longest ski season in Utah. But its 5 lodges, delicious dining options, and stunning amenities truly make the Snowbird experience. After a long day on the slopes, you can relax on the rooftop pool or enjoy a massage at the spa on-site. The resort also offers a daycare and nursery available for children 6 weeks to 12 years old.

FAQs About Winter Vacations with a Baby

Are ski resorts for babies open?

Yes and no. It depends on where you’re headed. The majority of ski resorts in the U.S. are open and ready to welcome you but others remain closed with the intent to reopen soon. Please be advised that some locations have tentatively suspended their child care services. We recommend contacting your intended destination to remain informed of any mandates or COVID-related regulations. For added safety, ship your skis, snowboard, and snow boots directly to the slopes with our no-contact pickups and deliveries.

At what age can a baby ski?

18 months is the general agreed-upon age that children can begin skiing or snowboarding.

How to ship skis on your ski trip with a baby?

Tired of dragging your skis and snowboard through the airport? We understand. Simply pack up your skis, attach your provided shipping label, and Ship Skis will collect your skis from your home, business, resort, or lodge. Arrive at your destination to find your skis and snowboard waiting! Ship Skis will send your skis back home at the end of your ski trip with a baby, too.

Why ship your skis on your ski trip with a baby?

We know you love skiing and snowboarding at venues all over the globe. That’s why Ship Skis is dedicated to ensuring your skis and snowboard arrive safely and on-time on your ski trip with a baby. With an on-time guarantee, complimentary insurance on every shipment, and access to real-time tracking 24/7, Ship Skis is the best way to ship your skis and snowboard on your ski trip with a baby.

How much does it cost to ship skis on a ski trip with a baby?

You can ship your skis and snowboard within the continental U.S. for as little as $49.99 for a small ski or snowboard bag (under 25 lbs.) Pricing may increase and transit times will vary depending on the exact location that you are shipping from/to and your selected service level. International shipping may also increase prices.

Customer Support

As a company of active skiers, we have experienced the hassles of traveling with your gear and understand how important these items are to you. Our team is available 7 days a week ready to help answer any questions or concerns you may have.

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