The Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research
Leisure Studies | Recreation, Parks and Tourism Administration | Tourism and Travel
The purpose of this study was to describe commercially guided wilderness visitor experiences and the factors that influence the experience. The Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex (BMWC) was the area chosen for the study. Forty-one clients were interviewed at the trailhead exit immediately following their commercially guided horsepack trip into the BMWC. Five common Experience dimensions emerged from the data.
wilderness experiences, Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex, commercial outfitter and guides, nature based tourism, recreation
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Nickerson, Norma P. and Cook, Clint, "Analysis of the Wilderness Experience on Commercially Guided Trips" (2002). Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research Publications. 214.