Diamonds from Coal
A film crew is delighted with their experience in northern Carbon County and Hanna
August 4, 2022
Carbon County offers a lot of different looks for visitors.
Rawlins is a stopping point for many tourists on their way to Yellowstone in the summer. It has the Old State Pen that has recorded 14,000 visitors in a year. Many hotels abound, making the town a resting point along the I-80 corridor for travelers.
The number of visitors decreased in late spring and early summer most likely due to the closure of Yellowstone.
In 2021 lodging tax received was $45,712 versus this year at $30,126. Although this year took a hit, it is still better than 2020's collection of $13,113 during the highpoint...