If you're planning to ski for more than a few days, long-term passes are usually the way to go. An unlimited adult pass with no blackout dates can cost as much as $1,450 at Park City Mountain Resort in Utah. But retirees can get discounts on these, too. Passes for seniors age 65 to 69 are going for $575 this year, and at age 70, they drop to just $295 for the full season.
Here are five more key areas where you should always try to get a discount.