Articles tagged “wyoming”

Visitors Flock to Wyoming, But Budget Cuts Could Hurt Tourism Numbers

Wyoming sees some incredible returns on its investments in promoting tourism right now. But, as with any state-run entity, budget cuts could put a huge hamper on its efforts to grow visitor numbers. It's a struggle many tourism agencies are facing across the U.S.

5 months ago

Wyoming Had a Record Year for Tourism in 2015

Cheap fuel will help destinations across the U.S. see record numbers in 2016, too, as people pack their cars and road trip around the country.

9 months ago

2015 Looks To Be Another Good Year For Wyoming Tourism

With revenues plummeting in Wyoming's mining industry, the state is focusing on tourism to generate new tax dollars.

10 months ago

Wyoming Politicians Try to Lure Tourists to State Capitol

Three years and $300 million is a lot to invest in a capitol building that will only be of interest to a very select group of visitors.

11 months ago

Wyoming Tourism Partners With Pixar for ‘Good Dinosaur’ Tie-In

Smart move by Wyoming to seize on the opportunity.

12 months ago

Wyoming Has an Old Nuclear Launch Site It Wants Tourists to See

Cold War tourism is an untapped subject that can give smaller sites modest gains and unique selling points they'd otherwise find hard to do.

2 years ago

Wyoming Reports a Record Year for Tourism in 2014

Many destinations are having record years for tourism, and considering fuel prices in the U.S. in 2015, we expect this year will be even better.

2 years ago

Jackson Hole’s Multi-Year Strategy to Lure Chinese Tourists Is Starting to Pay Off

There was already interest in Jackson Hole and its nearby parks, but the community's combined efforts to make the market more hospitable to the Chinese visitor made things much better.

2 years ago

Visitors to Wyoming Increase 4.6% to 9.07 Million in 2013

Wyoming's visitor increase is growing at twice the pace of the national average. And 2013's growth is exceptional given the closure of one its biggest attractions, Yellowstone Park, in the fall.

3 years ago

Tourism Brings Growth Spurt to Wyoming, Least-Populated State

Wyoming has its natural charms, and the wide-open spaces and sparse population are among them. Vermont has nothing to worry about. Wyoming will remain the least-populated state for the foreseeable future, saving Vermont and its cows from that status.

3 years ago

Why Tourism Boards Need To Pay More Attention To Vimeo Videos

So far tourism boards worldwide haven't embraced the creative video community on Vimeo, and have mostly focused on YouTube as a way to distribute videos. The former can help them create the right kind of videos beyond the usual 30-second TV spots and the generic and mostly boring destination/activity videos.

3 years ago

Wyoming Tourism Works to Become a Film-Shoot Destination

Film crews give destinations an economic boost twice: Once when film crews and actors come to town and spend money locally and again when tourists follow in the footsteps of a popular storyline.

3 years ago