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Wikitravel:Park article template

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This is a first crack at putting together a Park template so feel free to make some suggestions and or additions

Introduction

A brief bescription of the park and maybe some geological and any cultural history

Environment/Climate

seasonal and geographic information about the park should be listed here, best times to visit the general lanscape

Flora and Fauna

Some of the more common plants and animals that people may be interested in

Getting There

Transportation methods and some details about each. Such as:

  • By Car
    • From Big City Take HWY 1 North to Interstate 10 East. In/before/after little city look for signs or take HWY 100 North for ~10 miles to park entrance
  • By Bus
    • main routes and terminals
  • By Air

Fees/Permits

entrance fees, camp site fees, hiking permits and fees

Rules and Regulations

(maybe this should be an article by itself broken into US National Parks, US National Forests, US NationalPreserves etc.)

Get Around

Lodging

Website, address, phone numbers

  • Within
  • Nearby

Camping

Only developed sites should be included here

Backcountry

Permits, routes, trails, tips

Destinations

Off the Beaten Path

For the adventurous types or those with a bit more time on their hands

Available Resources

Where can you get food, drink, gas, camping supplies etc within the park. If nothing is available within the park list the nearest location

Eat

Restaurants etc

Drink

Local atering hole

Shop

Misc

Gas

Recommendation for those traveling by vehicle

other

Stay Safe

Tips for survival in the park. Animal, climactic etc.

Other Nearby Parks

Some other parks that a traveler may want to visit while

External links

Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

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