Michigan’s Homestead Resort, overlooking beautiful Lake Michigan west of Traverse City, is offering great deals to celebrate its 30th ski season, including one exclusively for onthesnow.com readers.

Book the kids 17 and under ski free package. Available December-March, it includes two nights lodging, breakfast each morning and lift tickets. Rates based on a family of four start from $41 per person, per night for hotel and $45 per person, per night for condo lodging. That’s 47 percent off published rates. Youths under 17 years old receive a complimentary lift ticket for each paying adult included in the package.

Mention code ONTHESNOW when you book, and get a $25 voucher for Rocky’s, the resort’s ski shop. The offer is valid all season except Dec. 29-Jan. 1 and Feb. 14-17.

The 30th anniversary season will include many events, parties and special deals, including a 30th Anniversary sweepstakes offering $10,000 in prizes. For more, check out The Homestead’s website, Twitter and Facebook page.