[Tagging] How to tag a (main) entrance to a large feature?

Nathan Edgars II neroute2 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 18 11:43:27 GMT 2010

On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 6:40 AM, Peter Wendorff
<wendorff at uni-paderborn.de> wrote:
> While it's proposed only for buildings, it could be used for other entrances
> as well IMHO:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/entrance
> But the google picture I would interpret as a gate with access=private.
> Barriers on nodes are AFAIK difficult for much routers yet, but at least on
> the long term that's an issue routers have to solve as it's a common case.
> If there is no (public) entrance here, tag it as access and a good router
> should respect that.

That however doesn't help in a case where a public road cuts through
the park. How do we indicate that a specific entrance road is the
correct one to use to enter the park by car if you want to spend time
walking in the park?

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