Information Release Day: June 7, 2019
Call: Morgan Warthin, (307) 344-2015
MAMMOTH Sizzling SPRINGS, WY – The park hosted 434,385 visits in Might 2019, making it the third busiest on record. This is a 2.8 per cent minimize from 2018 (446,875 visits), which was the busiest Might on history.
So significantly in 2019, the park has hosted 576,776 visits, up 1 per cent from the same time period past yr. The checklist beneath displays the trend around the last 5 yrs. 12 months-to-day visitation in 2019 is 11 % better than five decades in the past in 2015.
Year-To-Day Recreation Visits (by May)
2019 – 576,776
2018 – 570,823
2017 – 550,486
2016 – 593,755
2015 – 518,087
The continued higher stage of visitation in the park underscores the require to strategy a Yellowstone experience in advance of time. Anticipate delays or restricted parking at popular destinations, and check street circumstances on the park’s website in advance of you arrive.
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Much more data on park visitation, which includes how we estimate these numbers, is available on the NPS Stats website.