10 Ways to Score Savings in Red River This Season

Posted on November 14, 2016

There are lots of great ways to save on skiing but we have found 10 great deals. You can save on everything from lodging to lift tickets this winter. Take an affordable family ski vacation to Red River and enjoy the small town atmosphere. We can't wait to see you.

Deal Daze 2016
Dec. 2-4 and Dec 9-11: Mark your calendar for these weekends because lift tickets will be discounted almost 40% for a full-day ticket. That's a savings of $23 each day. Now that you have that figured out see #2 for more savings. redriverskiarea.com/deal-daze-2016

December Half-Price Weekends
Book one night at Sitzmark Sports and get the next night free the weekends of December 2-4 and 9-11. The deal applies to rentals as well, so you'll save time and energy that you can burn on the slopes rather than schlepping around town with equipment. Book. It. Now.

Online deals
You can find some great date-specific discounts on Liftopia.com. Currently, there's tickets available November through March of next year for anywhere from 10%-49% off. You must buy in advance, and some dates have deeper discounts than others. If your dates are flexible, you just may keep some money in your wallet.

Kids Ski Free and Stay Free
An extended stay with kids in Red River is a no-brainer since lodging and skiing is free at participating lodging facilities. Basically, the purchase of an adult, 3+ day lift ticket will allow one child to stay free and receive a free lift ticket for the same number of days. For info and participating facilities, see here. However, since Sitzmark Sports is one of these facilities, hop on over to our specials page and get it reserved!

4th Night Free at Sitzmark Lodge
Speaking of extended stays, when you book three nights at Sitzmark Sports Lodge, you get the fourth night free. Here's the fine print: the promotion starts in January and runs through March only, and you must arrive Sunday or Monday to get Wednesday night free. Book early!

Group Rates
Find a way to bring the entire extended family, or travel with a large group of friends, and friends of friends, for some serious savings. If you can piece together a group of 20 or more, you could save between $12 and $16 per lift tickets per day. Assign a group leader and start planning

Reserve Rentals Online
This is the easiest way to save a few bucks if you'll be renting equipment. Sitzmark Sports offers local, premium quality rentals at 10% off if you reserve multi-day rentals at least three days prior to visiting. The deal includes any accessories you may need in addition to skis, snowboards and boots. It's a one-stop shop. Check it out!

College Days
Be sure to bring your Student ID for $37 lift tickets during Red River Ski Area's College Days, December 11-17 and January 3-15. Rentals for skis, snowboards and snowblades will be discounted as well for anyone with a valid Student ID.

Season Passes
Invest in an Unlimited Season Pass if you know you're going to ski in Red River at least 8 days this year. If you have a flexible schedule to avoid blackout dates, the Limited pass may be the savings you need if you plan to ski 6 or more times this season. Bonus: All Red River Ski Area passes give you access to the Scenic Summer Chair Ride all summer long. redriverskiarea.com/seasonpass

Military Discounts – This season, Red River Ski Area's military discount of 25% off lift tickets, rentals and class lessons, will also apply to both spouses and dependents of Military personnel including active, retired, veterans, and reservists. redriverskiarea.com/military-discounts