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OpenStreetMap Wiki Symbol References of Hiking Path Symbols Edit or translate this description.
Group: Properties
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasmay be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: in use


Complex symbols can not be defined with osmc:symbol=* expressions.

Upload the symbol the this wiki and add a reference to the OSM object.


Add the filename of symbols, that is in the OSM wiki to the Symbol. Do not add the complete address.

Example for Jacobs pilgrimage ways:


... to reference the following image:

Symbol Jakobsweg.svg


A template for 64x64 sized icons:

Symbol Template 64x64.svg --> draw the icon and make background rectangle white --> Symbol Eichhoernchen Braun.svg

  • FIXME: anyone out there who created lists of wiki symbols?

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