Whether you’re five or fifty-five, it’s never too late to learn to ski. It may be much easier to start young, however, you can ease into skiing at any age by learning the basicsĀ on a right level-appropriate slopes. With this in mind, we’ve tapped our local experts in the French and Swiss Alps to find out the best beginner slopes that will have you courageously gliding in no time.

Photo by Christof Sonderegger

Madrisa, Klosters: Photo by Christof Sonderegger / courtesy of PT Ski