One sweet deal from Hertz: Drive up. Fly down.

Hertz customers can save $50 on a weekly 4WD rental of a Ford Escape, Explorer, Expedition, Expedition EL or similar vehicle from now through April 30, 2010. Plus with extras like ski and snowboard racks, or NeverLost, the GPS in-car navigation satellite system, it's a breeze to get to the slopes. Hertz also provides great peace of mind with services like 24-Hour Emergency Roadside Assistance. Visit Hertz for details on this and other special offers.

Beginners and Kids Score at A-Basin:

Take your tyke to the ticket window at Arapahoe Basin and they ski for free. Receive one $8 child lift ticket (6-14) with every full-price adult lift ticket purchased. It's valid any day of the 2009-10 ski season. Kids over 14 can get beginner lift tickets for $15 at the Molly Hogan learning center.  Call (888) ARPAHOE to order.