In Aspen (800-525-6200/www.skiaspen.com ), New Year’s Eve at Aspen Meadows is $350.00 per room. The Snowflake is offering a one-bedroom suite at $399.00 plus tax per room.
Crested Butte, CO
Crested Butte (800-544-8448/www.visitcrestedbutte.com) has a “Drive” Millennium package that targets front-range skiers but can be booked by anyone. The cost is $86 per person, per night at the Sheraton Crested Butte Resort and includes lodging and daily lift ticket.
Keystone (800- 753-9786/www.snow.com/keystone), along with Breckenridge, Beaver Creek and Vail, are offering a “Stay Three, Ski Free” deal for the holiday week. Skiers and snowboarders who purchase a three or more day lift ticket from December 18 through January 2 can come back to any Vail Resorts ski area and ski for free in April. During the Millennium period, Keystone has condo units starting at $135 per night from December 26 to January 2.
Northstar-at-Tahoe (800-GO-NORTH/www.skinorthstar.com ) has studio condos available at $279 per night, with a four-night minimum.
In Purgatory (800-525-0892/www.ski-purg.com), there are deals from $577 per person that include five-nights lodging at the Doubletree Hotel in Durango, a four-day lift ticket, New Years Eve Buffet, Party, and Dance. The same deal is available for $882 including airfare on American from Dallas.
At Snowbird (800-232-9542/www.snowbird.com), the Millennium Package includes two nights lodging for two, and dinner for two at a hotel restaurant with live entertainment for $404.
Steamboat Springs, CO
At Steamboat (800-922-2722/www.steamboat-ski.com), the Steamboat Millennium Package is $513 per person and includes five-nights of motel accommodation and a four-day lift ticket.
Taos has all-inclusive packages at the Inn at Snakedance (800-322-9815). Seven night packages from December 25 to January 1 range from $1,840 to $2,000 per person. Four night packages, from December 28 to January 1, or December 29 to January 2, are $1,325 per person. These deals include lodging, meals, lift tickets, lessons, trip insurance, welcome reception, bottle of champagne, welcome gift, private apres ski parties, Gala New Year’s Eve Party including a 6-course gourmet wine dinner featuring wines from select decades of the century with Master Sommelier Bob Bath of Shafer Vineyards, live music and dancing, and a New Year’s Breakfast buffet.
Big Mountain has a seven-night package at Grouse Mountain Lodge (877-862-1505/www.montanasfinest.com) starting at $930 per person.
Winter Park, CO
Winter Park (800-729-5813/www.skiwinterpark.com) has a three-night stay at the Vintage in a hotel room or studio unit, including two days of lift tickets per person and a bottle of champagne, for $370 per person.