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The purpose of this study was to assess the economic impacts and visitor use of the Beartooth Highway. Data was collected from visitors during the 2012 summer and 2012-2013 winter seasons. In total, over 4,000 summer visitors and 1,600 winter visitors were intercepted during the study. This report is a compilation of three separate studies conducted along the Beartooth Highway with a summary and researcher observations in the introductory pages.
economic impacts, Beartooth Highway, Yellowstone National Park, Greater Yellowstone Region, Beartooth All-American Road, scenic byways, gateway communities, Beartooth region
© 2013 ITRR
Jorgenson, Jake; Nickerson, Norma P.; and Grau, Kara, "The Beartooth Highway: 2012-2013 Economic Impacts, Use, and Destination Image" (2013). Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research Publications. 227.