The Leavenworth Winter Sports Club is a non-profit corporation under section 501c(4) of the IRS code, which promotes skiing for fitness and improved health. All income is used to maintain and equip Nordic trails, the Alpine Ski Area, and to subsidize educational programs, races and special events.
The Ski Hill operates under a special use permit from the United States Forest Service, partners in recreation. The Icicle River Trails operate under a special use permit from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.