Tag:amenity=ranger_station

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Eagle Ranger Station NRHP 07000713 Clallam County, WA.jpg
Description
An official park visitor facility with police, visitor information, permit services, etc. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Amenities
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Wikidata
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 node at the center of the feature or draw an area area along its outline. Tag it with amenity=ranger_station and name=*.

Tags used in combination

See also

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

Tagging History

Rendering

Possible icons:

  • ParkRanger.svg
  • MUTCD RS-015.svg
  • Maki-ranger-station-15.svg

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