Deer Lodge, Emerald Lake Lodge, and Buffalo Mountain Lodge in Alberta all are offering a deal for those who book their ski vacations before Oct. 31. The lodges will knock 25 percent off the regular price for those who book their ski vacations early.

Packages require a minimum of four nights' double occupancy and include four days of skiing at Mt. Norquay, Sunshine Village, or Lake Louise. Packages start at $345 CAD and are valid from the beginning of the ski season through Dec. 19, and from Jan. 5 through the close of the season.

Call 877-754-7080 to book one of the packages with these lodges.