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Unformatted text preview: ional historic site, and a national recreation area, receive more than
5.6 million visits annually and are an important
component of tourism and the overall outdoor
recreation system in the state. Visits to national
parks in Colorado are projected to rise 1% (56,400
visits) in 2012.
The state’s outdoor recreation system also includes
national forests and Bureau of Land Management
lands; state, county, and city parks; and open-space areas. Historically, these areas have attracted more
visitors than the state’s national parks. Colorado’s
state parks alone attract more than 11 million visitors each year.
As the economy recovers, the outdoor recreation
industry will continue to benefit from consumers’ interest in finding affordable ways to relax and
spend time with family. COLORADO nATIOnAL PARKS vISITS COLORADO NATIONAL PARKS VISITS
Bent's Old Fort NHS
Sand Creek Massacre NHSc
Black Canyon of the Gunnison NP
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.
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