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Title
Bowker, J.M., J.C. Bergstrom and J. Gill. 2007. Estimating the economic value and impacts of recreational trails: A case study of the Virginia Creeper Rail Trail. Tourism Economics 13(2):241-260.
Activity
General Recreation
Site Name
Virginia Creeper Rail Trail
Location
VA
Land Ownership
Public Land - Mixed
Wilderness Name
Survey Type
In-person
Year(s)
2002-2003
Visitor Type
Residents and Non-residents
Sample Summary Statistics Provided?
Yes
Response Rate
72
Sample Frame
On-site
Valuation Method Full Dataset
Travel Cost Method - Individual
Valuation Method Individual Studies
Travel Cost Method - Individual
Regression Model Provided
Yes
Sample Size
800
Stated Preference Elicitation Method
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Stated Preference Payment Vehicle
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Stated Preference Payment Type
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Revealed Preference Corrected Endogenous Stratification
Yes
Revealed Preference Substitute Price Included in Regression
Yes
Revealed Preference Observations Truncated
Yes
Revealed Preference Cost Per Mile
0.31
Revealed Preference Opportunity Cost Of Time Included in Regression
Yes
Revealed Preference Opportunity Cost Of Time Used
Wage Rate
Revealed Preference Pct Of Wage Used
25
Revealed Preference Single Dest Trips Only
Yes
Revealed Preference Primary Purpose Only
Yes
Group Size
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Days Per Trip
0.28
Original Value Estimate
$38.90
Value Year
2006
Economic Value Estimate (2016)
$50.75
Units
Per Person Per Day
State Wide Study Flag
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