National park tourism in Utah creates $1.6 billion in economic benefit

(KUTV) — A new National Park Service report shows that 15,154,285 visitors to national parks in Utah in 2017. That spending resulted in 17,596 jobs and had a cumulative benefit to the Utah economy of $1.6, NPS reported. “From Golden Spike to Canyonlands, the 13 national park units in Utah attract …