NOVEMBER ENPLANEMENTS AT JACKSON Hole Airport totaled 13,763, only 41 fewer than in November 2018. That was the first decline in enplanements in 2019. During the fiscal year ending in November, 451,412 people boarded a commercial flight at Jackson Hole Airport, 13% more than the number who enplaned during the previous 12 months. That marked the second-busiest 12-month period in the airport’s history, trailing only October 2019.

Source: Jackson Hole Airport

NOVEMBER VISITATION DATA FOR GRAND Teton National Park was not available by press time. In October, recreational visits totaled 186,487, 10% fewer than in October 2018. During the fiscal year ending in October, 3,404,500 people paid a recreational visit to Teton park, 2% fewer than during the previous 12 months. Year to date,Teton park’s recreational visitation count is down 2%. Between 2008 and 2018, visitation increased 40%, a compounded annual rate of 3.4%.

Source: Grand Teton National Park

IN NOVEMBER, RECREATIONAL VISITS TO Yellowstone National Park totaled 15,628, up 13% from November 2018. During the fiscal year ending in November, 4,017,162 people paid a recreational visit, 2% fewer than during the previous 12 months. Year to date, the recreational visitation count is down 2%. Between 2008 and 2018, visitation increased 32%, a compounded annual rate of 2.8%.

Source: Yellowstone National Park

Contact Jennifer Dorsey at jennifer@jhnewsandguide.com or 732-5908.

Jennifer Dorsey is chief copy editor and Business section coordinator. She worked in Washington, D.C., and Chicago before moving to the Tetons.

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