|amenity = ranger_station|
|An official building housing police, visitor information, permit services, etc.|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: de facto|
|Tools for this tag|
For showing the location of an official park visitor facility building (one directly associated with a park or natural area). Such buildings typically offer a variety of services such as police services, visitor information, permits, exhibits, lost & found, etc. Stations may be mapped as a single point, or as an area with tag building=yes. A ranger station is generally the first and primary spot for visitors.
- tourism=information - use this tag for other information services (e.g. notice boards, kiosks, non-official sources of tourism information).