Yellowstone National Park, Wyo. • The National Park Service says visitation to Yellowstone National Park neared the 2 million mark at the end of July.
There were 858,857 recreational visits to Yellowstone in July and a total of 1.94 million for the first seven months of this year.
July visitation was up almost 6 percent from July 2013. And total visitation for the year is running about 100,000 more than last year.