TOURISM HOT IN WILLOW CREEK OVER THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND
MANY HUMBOLDT COUNTY TOURIST HEADED FOR THE HILLS THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND,. TO SOAK UP SOME FINAL RAYS BEFORE SUMMER ENDS.
NEWS CHANNEL THREE’S ANDREA MARVIN HAS MORE
“We already started school but we just want to enjoy the last days of summer and sunshine.”
MARJORIE BERTSCH IS ONE OF THE MANY TOURIST WHO HEADED INLAND FROM ARCATA TO ENJOY LABOR DAY WEEKEND.
AND TO GET WET.
"so for memorial weekend everything was pre-booked and pre-reserved, so all the boats where rented out and all the boats are on the water by one.”
SHANDY OTTO SAYS THATS A LOT CONSIDERING BIGFOOT RAFTING TAKES OUT ABOUT 250 PEOPLE ON THE TRINITY RIVER A DAY.
BUT IT DOESN’T STOP HERE..
RAGING CREEK RESTURANT SAYS THEY SERVED DOUBLE THE AMOUNT OF CUSTOMERS NORMALLY SERVED.
“non-stop customers, I probably had a one minute break..ha ha and that was only because I was talking.”
HOTEL AND MOTELS WHERE ALSO BOOKED FOR THE HOLIDAY AND SAY MOST OF THEIR GUEST WHERE COASTAL TOURIST.
THE BIG PULL INTO WILLOW CREEK FOR THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND WAS THE 50TH ANNUAL BIG FOOT DAYS WHICH HAD RECORD ATTENDANCE
“um big foot lives in the forest, we are always looking to find him”
BUT WHAT THE TOWN OF WILLOW CREEK DID FIND THIS WEEK WAS PLENTY OF TOURIST ENJOYING THE LAST FEW DAYS OF SUMMER.
”still another weekend to come, still going to be warm up here, so keep um coming.”
ALTHOUGH LABOR DAY WEEKEND IS OVER, WILLOW CREEK BUSINESSES EXPECT TOURIST TO KEEP FLOWING IN FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF WEEKS…FOR NEWS CHANNEL THREE IM ANDREA MARVIN.