[Tagging] bicycle=no

Anthony osm at inbox.org
Mon Dec 7 15:44:42 GMT 2009


On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 10:23 AM, Stephen Gower <socks-openstreetmap.org@
earth.li> wrote:

> Christ Church (College) Meadows:
> http://oxford.cyclestreets.net/location/17860/ "No Bicycles either wheeled
> or ridden"
>

For clarification, is that gate strictly for motor vehicle traffic?  I see
it also says "no pedestrians through this gate".


> Yes, in both cases these are private land, but in both cases they are very
> useful pedestrian routes. A routing engine should use these paths for foot
> traffic (during daylight hours - another problem!), but know not to use
> them
> for bicycles, not even with a "dismount for this section" instruction.
>

Agreed.  In the case of "no dogs allowed" it should route people who are
walking their dogs around as well.
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