Yellowstone National Park had its second busiest June on record, according to statistics released today.
Park statisticians counted 810,884 visits last month, a total topped only by 2016, the park’s busiest year ever. It’s also the third consecutive year that the June visits have surpassed 800,000.
The total brings year-to-date visits to 1.38 million, also the second highest on record.
Visitation to Yellowstone has climbed ever higher over the past few years. Year-to-date visitation is 27 percent higher than in 2014.
July is typically the busiest month for the park.
Raw visitor numbers are included in the table below.