Because why drive if you can fly? Last week, Denver International airport announced two new direct-service flights that will service select Colorado ski destinations during the winter months. 

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As of last Saturday, December 17, DIA unveiled that you can now fly Allegiant to Montrose on Wednesdays and Saturdays through March 25, 2017, or take a 19-seat Great Lakes plane to the ski community of Telluride until April.

And, if you'd prefer that your winter getaway does not involve winter, the same day they announced new nonstops to Monterrey, Mexico. So, there's that.