North Kaibab Ranger District announces changes in winter hours, closures; wood cutting season winds down for 2018

Contact(s): David Hercher, 928-643-8110


Forest staff would like to remind visitors of the following changes for the upcoming winter season.

DeMotte, Jacob Lake & Group Site Campgrounds: The last night to camp is Oct. 14. These campgrounds are scheduled to close for the winter season on Oct. 15 at noon.

Big Springs & Jumpup Cabin Rentals: The Big Springs and Jump Up cabin rentals will remain open until Nov. 4, unless inclement weather forces an earlier closure. Information regarding reservations and cancellations may be found at https://www.recreation.gov/.

Kaibab Plateau Visitor Center: Beginning Oct. 20 through Dec. 1, the visitor center will only be open on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2018 Personal-Use Fuelwood Cutting Season: Permits are still available at the district office during regular business hours. As a reminder, all unused personal-use fuelwood cutting permits will not be valid after Nov. 30. Woodcutting permit sales will resume in May 2019 pending appropriate weather conditions.

 

Location

Contact Information

Operational Hours

North Kaibab Ranger District:

 

Physical address: 430 South Main St., Fredonia, AZ 86022

(928) 643-7395

 

The district office is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

 

Kaibab Plateau Visitor Center: The visitor center is located at the intersection of Highway 89A and Highway 67 at Jacob Lake.

(928) 643-7298

Oct. 20 through Dec. 1 on Saturdays & Sundays only from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

As a reminder, all services are subject to appropriate weather conditions, which includes cabin rentals and Visitor Center hours. Please call ahead to verify availability.

 

North Kaibab Ranger District announces changes in winter hours, closures; wood cutting season winds down for 2018 - news release issued Oct. 3, 2018





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