Next year's season passes are now on sale and good for the rest of the 2008-'09 season. Schweitzer is offering season passes at prices from two seasons ago, if purchased through May 31. Unlimited season passes will be $599 and Sunday through Friday passes will be $399 through May 31, at which point they will increase to the standard "early purchase" rates. Sunday through Friday passes may see limited quantities next season, so buy early.

Also, buying season passes this season allows people to enjoy all that Schweitzer has to offer through the summer from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Activities include scenic chairlift rides access mountain bike trails, huckleberry stashes, mountain top Frisbee golf, and more.

Sun Valley's ski season will remain open through Easter Sunday, April 12. The Early/Late Season Pass will be honored through the remainder of the season. The $30 College ticket is now available to all college students and faculty with appropriate I.D. Roundhouse is now closed for the season. This information is subject to change depending upon weather and snow conditions and skier demand.

Summertime is ideal for family vacations at Idaho's mountain resorts. Prices are great and there are plenty of activities in that cool mountain air.