New York ski area Belleayre has an array of special lift ticket deals and discounts for the 2008-2009 season:

Feb. 13, March 13, and April 10 - all Fridays - are Customer Appreciation Days at Belleayre, and tickets are $25.

Feb. 22, March 8, and March 22 are Potter Bros. Flex Days, when Belleayre offers $25 lift tickets in exchange for ticket coupons available at any Potter Bros. Store.

College students ski for the price of a junior lift ticket any day of the season when they show up with a college photo ID.

Active members of any ski club get $10 off a full day lift ticket price when they show up with an active ski club card and photo ID. (Restriction: The ski club must be recognized by Belleayre.)

Non-active military and union members ski for $36 Monday through Friday when they show up with a valid ID.

Active military ski for $30 any day of the week with a valid ID.

Buy a Frequent Skier Card for $40 and get $12 off weekend lift tickets and $14 off mid-week tickets, and get every fifth lift ticket free. (Restriction: Toddlers excluded.)

Finally, ski free on your birthday. If your birthday happens to fall in the eight months of off-season, Belleayre still gives you a free ticket. Check the deals page online for details.