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September 17, 2020

Grand Teton sees near-record visitation

JACKSON (WNE) — Despite a lack of in-park lodging due to COVID-19, Grand Teton National Park reported the second highest number of recreational visits — an estimated 710,198 — on record for August.

Although recreational visits grew by just 1.2% compared to the previous August, that number still marks the second highest recreational visitation on record — eclipsed only by August 2017 when an actual solar eclipse drew lots of visitors.

Below are August trends for recreational visits over the last several years:

• 2020: 710,198

• 2019: 702,0...

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