Alberta’s Castle Mountain is once again offering the Cruisin’ the Castle Cards. The cards grant free and discounted lift tickets plus discounts on cat skiing.

Cruisin’ the Castle Cards are on sale through Dec. 31, 2013. The cards cost $79.95 for adults and $74.95 for juniors and seniors. GST is added on.

Cardholders get plenty of deals. Three free days of skiing are included on the first, fourth and seventh days of use. On all other days, cardholders can buy full day lift tickets at $20 off. Cardholders can also get $40 off cat skiing on the Powder Stagecoach Thursdays-Saturdays and 10 percent off soft goods at the pro shop. Other local discounts are available, too, plus $20 off lift tickets at Lake Louise.

Cardholders will be able to ski early this year. The resort plans to open for a sneak peek weekend Dec. 7-8 and daily starting Dec. 13, 2013.

For more information, call 403-627-5101 or 888-754-8667. The cards are available for purchase online.