Telephone at Kelso Depot is not working
Kelso Depot Visitor Center telephone, 760 252-6108, is not working. For information on weekdays, call 760 252-6100. On Saturday, try calling 760 252-6104.
Kelso Depot Visitor Center hours
Kelso Depot Visitor Center is open Fridays through Tuesdays from 9 am to 5 pm, closed Wednsdays and Thursdays. The Beanery Lunch Counter is closed.
Mojave National Preserve Seeks Concessionaire for Kelso Depot
Contact: Kirk Gebicke, 760-252-6131
National Park Service Seeks Food Service Concession Operator at Kelso Depot
An average of 150 people per day stop in at the Kelso Depot Visitor Center at Mojave National Preserve. The National Park Service (NPS) would like them to be able to buy lunch there at the historic Beanery lunch counter.
We know from conversations with those visiting the Depot that serving the food at the Beanery has strong appeal. Now's the time for potentil entrepreneurs to take advantage of this business opportunity. The deadline for submitting proposals to operate this lunch counter food service has been extended to July 31, 2007.
Did You Know?
The railroad town of Kelso in Mojave National Preserve was named in 1905 by railroad construction workers. Two men placed their names in a hat, along with that of a third who had just moved away. The name drawn from the hat was that of John H. Kelso, the man absent from the drawing. More...