Orders on the first day of sales for this latest offering in the America the Beautiful series totaled just 8,600 coins out of a possible 126,700.
Nine days later, sales to Authorized Purchasers totaled 10,800 coins.
The Mint has lifted allocations restrictions on the coins. “We have a reasonable quantity of coins available, and they are now being offered on a first-come, first-served basis,” the Mint stated.
As for sales of the 2010 collector coins overall, the Mint reports that the rate of canceled orders is as follows:
• Hot Springs, 29 percent
• Yellowstone, 12 percent
• Yosemite, 12 percent
• Grand Canyon, 7 percent
• Mount Hood, went on sale July 28