Cavlovic, T. 2000. Valuing the loss in access: An institutional and welfare analysis of rock climbing on US public lands. PhD dissertation. University of New Mexico.
TX
Hueco Tanks Texas State Park
Travel Cost Method
$148.13
Per Person Per Day*
Ekstrand, E.R. 1994. Economic benefits of resources used for rock climbing at Eldorado Canyon State Park, Colorado. PhD dissertation. Colorado State University.
CO
Eldorado Canyon State Park
Contingent Valuation Method
$48.58
Per Person Per Day
Ekstrand, E.R. 1994. Economic benefits of resources used for rock climbing at Eldorado Canyon State Park, Colorado. PhD dissertation. Colorado State University.
CO
Eldorado Canyon State Park
Travel Cost Method
$44.58
Per Person Per Day*
Ekstrand, E.R. 1994. Economic benefits of resources used for rock climbing at Eldorado Canyon State Park, Colorado. PhD dissertation. Colorado State University.
CO
Eldorado Canyon State Park
Travel Cost Method
$36.69
Per Person Per Day*
Ekstrand, E.R. 1994. Economic benefits of resources used for rock climbing at Eldorado Canyon State Park, Colorado. PhD dissertation. Colorado State University.
CO
Eldorado Canyon State Park
Travel Cost Method
$36.14
Per Person Per Day*
Ekstrand, E.R. 1994. Economic benefits of resources used for rock climbing at Eldorado Canyon State Park, Colorado. PhD dissertation. Colorado State University.
CO
Eldorado Canyon State Park
Travel Cost Method
$41.24
Per Person Per Day*
Ekstrand, E.R. 1994. Economic benefits of resources used for rock climbing at Eldorado Canyon State Park, Colorado. PhD dissertation. Colorado State University.
CO
Eldorado Canyon State Park
Contingent Valuation Method
$18.34
Per Person Per Day
Grijalva, T.C., R.P. Berrens, A.K. Bohara and W.D. Shaw. 2002. Testing the validity of contingent behavior trip responses. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 84(2):401-414.
TX
Hueco Tanks Texas State Park
Travel Cost Method
$265.77
Per Person Per Day*
Grijalva, T.C., R.P. Berrens, A.K. Bohara, P.M. Jakus and W.D. Shaw. 2002. Valuing the loss of rock climbing access in wilderness areas: A national-level, random utility model. Land Economics 78(1):103-120.
NM, NC, CA, SD, WY
Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Black Hills, Grand Tetons
Travel Cost Method
$12.51
Per Person Per Day*
Grijalva, T.C., R.P. Berrens, A.K. Bohara, P.M. Jakus and W.D. Shaw. 2002. Valuing the loss of rock climbing access in wilderness areas: A national-level, random utility model. Land Economics 78(1):103-120.
NM, NC, CA, SD, WY
Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Black Hills, Grand Tetons
Travel Cost Method
$10.39
Per Person Per Day*
Grijalva, T.C., R.P. Berrens, A.K. Bohara, P.M. Jakus and W.D. Shaw. 2002. Valuing the loss of rock climbing access in wilderness areas: A national-level, random utility model. Land Economics 78(1):103-120.
NM, NC, CA, SD, WY
Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Black Hills, Grand Tetons
Travel Cost Method
$12.50
Per Person Per Day*
Grijalva, T.C., R.P. Berrens, A.K. Bohara, P.M. Jakus and W.D. Shaw. 2002. Valuing the loss of rock climbing access in wilderness areas: A national-level, random utility model. Land Economics 78(1):103-120.
NM, NC, CA, SD, WY
Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Black Hills, Grand Tetons
Travel Cost Method
$14.55
Per Person Per Day*
Shaw, W.D. and P. Jakus. 1996. Travel cost models of the demand for rock climbing. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 25(2):133-142.
NY
Mohonk Preserve
Travel Cost Method
$65.53
Per Person Per Day*
Siderelis, C. and A. Attarian. 2004. Trip response modeling of rock climbers' reactions to proposed regulations. Journal of Leisure Research 36(1):73-88.
NC
Crowder's Mountain State Park
Travel Cost Method
$164.86
Per Person Per Day
Reference Location

Site

Ownership

Wilderness

Survey
Type

Data Year(s)

Visitor Type

Sample
Summary
Stats
Provided

Response
Rate (%)

Sample Frame

Valuation Method

Regression
Model
Provided

Sample
Size

Stated
Preference
Elicitation
Method

Stated
Preference
Payment
Vehicle

Stated
Preference
Payment Type

Revealed Preference
Substitute Price
Included
in Regression

Revealed
Preference
Observations
Truncated

Revealed Preference
Corrected for
Endogenous
Stratifaction

Revealed Preference
Cost/Mile
Used

Revealed Preference
Opportunity Cost
of Time Included
in Regression

Revealed Preference
Opportunity Cost
of Time Used

Revealed Preference
% of Wage
Rate Used

Revealed Preference
Single Destination
Trips Only

Revealed Preference
Primary Purpose
Visitors Only

Group
Size

Days
per Trip

Economic
Value
Estimate
(2014)

Units

TX

Hueco Tanks Texas State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1998

Residents and Non-residents

No

56

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Individual

Yes

239

---

---

---

No

No

Yes

0.325

No

---

---

Yes

Yes

3.14

2

$148.13

Per Person Per Day*

CO

Eldorado Canyon State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1991

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

75.2

On-site

Contingent Valuation Method

Yes

132

Payment Card

Trip Cost

Per Use

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

$48.58

Per Person Per Day

CO

Eldorado Canyon State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1991

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

75.2

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Individual

Yes

142

---

---

---

Yes

Yes

No

0.15

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

---

1.9

$44.58

Per Person Per Day*

CO

Eldorado Canyon State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1991

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

75.2

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Individual

Yes

142

---

---

---

Yes

No

No

0.15

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

---

1.9

$36.69

Per Person Per Day*

CO

Eldorado Canyon State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1991

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

75.2

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Individual

Yes

142

---

---

---

Yes

Yes

No

0.15

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

---

1.9

$36.14

Per Person Per Day*

CO

Eldorado Canyon State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1991

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

75.2

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Individual

Yes

142

---

---

---

Yes

Yes

No

0.15

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

---

1.9

$41.24

Per Person Per Day*

CO

Eldorado Canyon State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1991

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

75.2

On-site

Contingent Valuation Method

Yes

158

Payment Card

Trip Cost

Per Use

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

---

$18.34

Per Person Per Day

TX

Hueco Tanks Texas State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

1998

Residents and Non-residents

No

56

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Individual

Yes

1409

---

---

---

No

No

Yes

0.325

No

---

---

Yes

Yes

3.14

2

$265.77

Per Person Per Day*

NM, NC, CA, SD, WY

Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Bl...

Public Land - Mixed

Mixed Modes

1998

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

43.33

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Random Utility Model

Yes

597

---

---

---

No

No

Yes

0.325

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

3

2.1

$12.51

Per Person Per Day*

NM, NC, CA, SD, WY

Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Bl...

Public Land - Mixed

Mixed Modes

1998

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

43.33

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Random Utility Model

Yes

597

---

---

---

No

No

Yes

0.325

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

3

2.1

$10.39

Per Person Per Day*

NM, NC, CA, SD, WY

Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Bl...

Public Land - Mixed

Mixed Modes

1998

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

43.33

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Random Utility Model

Yes

597

---

---

---

No

No

Yes

0.325

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

3

2.1

$12.50

Per Person Per Day*

NM, NC, CA, SD, WY

Sandias, Questa Dome, Linville Gorge, Tahquitz, Bl...

Public Land - Mixed

Mixed Modes

1998

Residents and Non-residents

Yes

43.33

On-site

Travel Cost Method - Random Utility Model

Yes

597

---

---

---

No

No

Yes

0.325

No

---

---

Yes

Unspecified

3

2.1

$14.55

Per Person Per Day*

NY

Mohonk Preserve

Nonprofit Nature Preserve

Mail

1993

Special Interest Group

No

35.7

User List

Travel Cost Method - Random Utility Model

Yes

183

---

---

---

Yes

No

Yes

---

No

---

---

No

Yes

---

2

$65.53

Per Person Per Day*

NC

Crowder's Mountain State Park

Public Land - State Park

Mail

2002

Other Specifically Targeted Sub-population

No

39

User List

Travel Cost Method - Individual

Yes

170

---

---

---

Yes

No

Yes

0.14

Yes

Wage Rate

33

Yes

Unspecified

---

1

$164.86

Per Person Per Day

Average Values

Regions
Rock Climbing Averages - Activity Detail
Region Sample Size Average Value
Alaska --- ---  
Intermountain 6 $37.60
Multiple Areas 4 $12.49
Northeast 1 $65.53
Pacific Coast --- ---  
Southeast 3 $192.92