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How wilderness visitors choose entry points and campsites

Author(s):

Robert C. Lucas

Year:

1990

Publication type:

Research Paper (RP)

Primary Station(s):

Rocky Mountain Research Station

Historical Station(s):

Intermountain Forest Experiment Station

Source:

Res. Pap. INT-428. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 12 p

Description

The process of selecting trailheads and campsites is described for visitors to the Bob Marshall Wilderness complex in Montana. Factors influencing decisions by different types of visitors are analyzed. Implications, particularly for information and education programs, are presented.

Citation

Lucas, Robert C. 1990. How wilderness visitors choose entry points and campsites. Res. Pap. INT-RP-428. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 12 p

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