[Tagging] [Talk-us] National Forest trail numbering
Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.Net
Mon Aug 16 08:48:57 BST 2010
At 2010-08-16 00:24, Samat K Jain wrote:
>On Monday, August 16, 2010 01:03:17 am, Alan Mintz wrote:
> > For Forest Highways (generally major paved roads): ref=FH nn (e.g.
> > name=Angeles Crest Highway + ref=FH 61).
> > For Forest Roads/Routes/Truck Trails: ref=FR yDxx (e.g. name=Upper Monroe
> > Road + ref=FR 2N16)
> > For Forest Trails: ref=FT yDxx (e.g. name=Heaton Flat Trail + ref=FT 8W16)
>What are 'y' and 'D' for forest roads and trails?
In southern California at least, USFSroads are numbered with yDxx, where yD
is the PLSS township in which the north (?) end of the road lies and xx
is a serial number. Trails are numbered xDyy, where xD is the PLSS range in
which the trailhead is found and yy is a serial number.
Alan Mintz <Alan_Mintz+OSM at Earthlink.net>
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