Parking permits are required year-round, Monday thru Friday, between 7:30AM and 4:30PM. NWRTEC 2018 is taking place in the Jerilyn S. McIntyre Music Building on the northeast corner of campus; parking lots N19 & N20 are adjacent to the music building and designated 24-hour general campus parking.
For those arriving prior to Friday, April 13th at 4:30PM, a daily permit may be purchased at the permit dispenser between lots N19 and N20.
From Seattle: Take I-90 Eastbound to Ellensburg exit #106. Follow University Way into town, continuing straight past N Main Street. Turn left onto N Alder Street and then left onto E Dean Nicholson Blvd.
From Spokane: Take I-90 Westbound to Ellensburg exit #109. Take a right at the end of the off-ramp, following Canyon Road/Main Street north to E University Way. Turn right onto E University Way, turn left onto N Alder Street, and again turn left onto E Dean Nicholson Blvd.
From Wenatchee: Take U.S. 97 Southbound over Blewett Pass into Ellensburg. Follow Cascade Way/E. University Way through the intersection of Main Street and continue to Alder Street. Turn left onto N Alder and then left onto E Nicholson Blvd.
From Yakima/Tri-Cities: Take I-82 Northbound to I-90 Westbound for Seattle. Take the very first exit, #109. Take a right at the end of the off-ramp and follow Canyon Road/Main Street norst to E. University Way. Turn right on E. University Way, turn left onto N Alder Street, and again turn left onto E Dean Nicholson Blvd.
Before you begin your trip to Ellensburg feel free to check out www.wsdot.wa.gov for Washington state traffic alerts and mountain pass conditions.