Ski for almost free in Steamboat Springs. You typically “get what you pay for.”   But a seasons pass at Steamboats Howelsen Hill, you get more than what you pay for. It’s a deal.

One of Steamboat Springs best deals in town is a ski pass at Howelsen Hill. It’s a small area but if you’re just looking to take a few runs during a work break, or after work, head to Howelsen Hill in Downtown Steamboat Springs.

See information on Howelsen Hill here.

Season passes to Howelsen Hill Ski Area will be on sale from 3 to 7 p.m. Nov. 27 to 30 at the Howelsen Hill Concession Stand and during normal operating hours throughout the season. The ski area is scheduled to open with limited terrain Dec. 1.

Preseason prices:

$35 for children 6 and younger

$75 for youths ages 7 to 18

$95 for full-time college students

$170 for adults ages 19 to 59 and

$370 for a family including an adult and spouse and all children younger than 18.

Prices will increase Jan. 1, 2013