JACKSON HOLE, WYO \u2013 Visitation to Yellowstone National Park was down slightly in June from last year\u2019s numbers. Authorities say the park hosted 781,853 visits in June 2019. This is a 3.6 percent decrease from last June (810,884 visits). It is also a decrease from June 2016 (838,316 visits) which remains the busiest month on record in Yellowstone. So far in 2019, the park has hosted 1,358,629 visits, down 1.7 percent from the same period last year. Year-to-date visitation in 2019 is 4.6 percent higher than five years ago in 2015. Year-to-date Recreation Visits (through June) 2019 \u2013 1,358,629 2018 \u2013 1,381,707 2017 \u2013 1,354,138 2016 \u2013 1,432,071 2015 \u2013 1,298,855 The continued high level of visitation in the park underscores the importance of\u00a0planning a Yellowstone adventure\u00a0ahead of time. Visitors should anticipate delays or limited parking at popular destinations, and check\u00a0road conditions\u00a0on the park\u2019s website before they arrive.