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For the 2008-09 ski season, Delta Air Lines and Crested Butte Mountain Resort are offering fares from select cities from as low as $198 for round trip travel.

In addition to these savings on the flight, skiers and riders traveling to Crested Butte on Delta Air Lines via Salt Lake City will enjoy free skiing.

To receive free lift tickets, guests must book lodging through Crested Butte Vacations and fly into and out of Gunnison / Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) through Salt Lake City on both departure and return. This ticket offer is not available online and must be booked through Crested Butte Vacations at 1-800-927-8883.

Here are some sample fares: Austin (AUS) - $258; Las Vegas (LAS) - $238; Los Angeles (LAX) - $238; Oakland (OAK) - $258; Orange Co. (SNA) - $258; Phoenix (PHX) - $198; Salt Lake City (SLC) - $198; San Diego (SAN) - $258; San Francisco (SFO) - $258; Seattle (SEA) - $278.

One free lift ticket per person per night of lodging reserved. Sample fares valid for travel between 1/5/2009 and 2/11/2009. Ski Free offer valid for travel between 12/18/2008 and 3/30/2009. Must book by 12/31/2008. Available on new reservations only. Can not be combined with any other offers. Offer subject to availability.