Blue Mountain Ski Area in Pennsylvania is offering an Early Bird Special on season passes for next year.

Skiers and snowboarders who buy next year's passes before the end of this season get the lowest price that will be available for skiing and riding next winter at the Pennsylvania resort.

The Adult Anytime Season Pass, good anytime all season long at Blue Mountain, costs $519.

The Adult Weekdays Pass, good non-holiday weekdays, is $399.

The Student Anytime Pass, available to full-time students with I.D., good for skiing anytime next winter, is $259.

The Student Weekdays Pass, good non-holiday weekdays, is $259.

The BigAirBAG Season Pass is $80.

The Early Bird Special is available by downloading a form from the website. Then fax it to 610-826-7723, or e-mail it to information@skibluemt.com, or send a check and the form to Blue Mountain Ski Area, PO Box 216, Palmerton PA, 18071 by the end of the 2010-2011 season.

Blue Mountain is located in Eastern Pennsylvania, one hour north of Philadelphia, with the greatest vertical in the state, 1,082 feet, 33 trails, three terrain parks and a 350-foot-long halfpipe, with all terrain lighted for night skiing. Trails are serviced by nine lifts including a hi-speed detachable six-seater and quad lifts. Hone your skills in one of our three Learning Centers, one serviced by a triple chair. Snow tube on 14 slides, with three levels, and three tow lifts.

More information and application form.