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Eagle Ranger Station NRHP 07000713 Clallam County, WA.jpg
An official park visitor facility with police, visitor information, permit services, etc. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: Amenities
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Status: approvedPage for proposal

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. A ranger station is generally the first and primary spot for visitors.

How to map

Set a node at the center of the ranger station or draw an area along its outline. Tag it with amenity=ranger_station and name=*.

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See also

  • tourism=information - use this tag for other information services (e.g. notice boards, kiosks, non-official sources of tourism information).