Iowa’s Sundown Resort is a very popular ski area just west of Dubuque, and is offering great deals for everyone from never-evers to experienced skiers and riders.

Its everyday beginner special package saves you 13 percent off rack rates. Book it on weekdays or after 4 p.m. any day and pay just $35 for a 90-minute group ski or board lesson with rental equipment included.

On weekends and holidays, the deal will cost you $60, also saving you 13 percent off the normal $69 rate. Check out its Friday nights under the lights, when you get 8 hours of skiing from 4 p.m. to midnight for just $28, or $46 with rental, each a 15 percent savings.