“A mandatory training session is being held which all employees must attend. Current travel restrictions related to budget reductions will not allow for an employee from another Ranger Station to staff the front office” said Nancy Jones, Public Information Officer.
For those wishing to purchase a Christmas Tree or Firewood permit, vendors are located in Cle Elum and Ellensburg. Christmas Tree Permits can be purchased in Cle Elum at Intermountain Radio Shack, Pioneer Coffee, Mac A Bee, and Sportland Shell. Firewood and Christmas Tree Permits can be purchased in Ellensburg at the Chamber of Commerce.
The Ranger Station will return to normal hours on Tuesday November 20th.