There are many potential benefits from implementing the GHA Plan.
- Increased recreational opportunities. Estimates indicate that residents and visitors may participate in an estimated additional two million recreational days annually.
- Improved health and quality of life and health. Spending time outdoors participating in outdoor recreation activities has significant benefits to the physical and mental health of participants.
- Economic benefit. Implementation of GHA could potentially result in $50 to $100 million in direct travel related spending annually.