The Reality of a Tourism Based Economy

When you start seeing studies telling you how good a National Park, National Monument, or recreation is for the economy of the communities around them reflect upon the following information about Teton County in Wyoming. Teton County Wyoming is where the Teton National Park and Jackson Hole Wyoming are located. Jackson Hole is well known for all kinds of outdoor recreation activities all year around.  Millions of visitors every year flock to the area to get away from the daily grind. According to an article in the Jackson Hole News half of all the jobs in the…