The Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research
Leisure Studies | Recreation, Parks and Tourism Administration | Tourism and Travel
Travel patterns of nonresidents who visited both Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks on their trip to Montana were analyzed for this study. Results showed a number of travel patterns emerged, but two patterns, the open loop and the linear patterns, were predominate. This report provides a discussion of travel patterns with detailed maps included.
nonresident travel patterns, glacier national park, yellowstone national park, open loop, linear patterns, distance decay theory, travel between Glacier and Yellowstone, route maps
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Nickerson, Norma P.; Bosak, Keith; and Zaret, Kyla, "Nonresident Travel Patterns Between Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks" (2009). Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research Publications. 91.