[R489R, Waterville Valley] has packages that cover the season from open to close.

This winter's plans try to cover the map, with long ski weekends, school break offers, and midweek escapes for singles, couples, and families.

All include access to the White Mountain Athletic Club, ice skating at the indoor arena, use of the resort shuttle, and Waterville's signature extra late Sunday check-out (as late as 3 pm). 

Packages include:

Ring in 2011 with $211 Weekend; The Kids are Free. Waterville offers free lifts for kids 12 and under, free valet parking Sunday, 50 percnet off rentals, and an extra late Sunday checkout. The package is available Jan. 7-10, 21-23, and 28-30. Price is $211 per person, double occupancy, for the whole weekend,

Nordic Midweek Getaway: This package includes lodging, daily Nordic trail pass, and morning coffee at the Coffee Emporium. It starts at $67 per person, per night, double occupancy, and is available Sunday through Thursday, non-holidays.

Waterville also has deals for the Massachusetts and New Hampshire February school breaks. Bay Staters can say Feb. 22-23 and get Feb. 24 free, for $85 per person, per night, quadruple occupancy. Granite Staters can stay two nights between Feb. 27 and March 3 at $48 per person per night, quad occupancy, as long as two of the people are adults.

More information. Or call 800-468-2553.