The Kelso Depot Visitor Center in
Starting next week, the visitor center will be closed on Wednesdays and Thursdays. The visitor center will remain open Fridays through Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The cutbacks are part of across-the-board federal spending cuts, also known as sequestration. Park officials said the budget rollbacks reduced the number of seasonal workers who would have staffed the recently reopened train depot.
The preserve's headquarters information center in Barstow will continue to be open Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.