[Tagging] difference between cycletrack and cycleway
Nathan Edgars II
neroute2 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 18 17:29:07 BST 2011
On 4/18/2011 9:50 AM, Sander Deryckere wrote:
> yes, my problem started with routing software. But then I noticed that
> the two usages are in fact different things.
Not really - we use the same tag (highway=unclassified/residential) for
a minor two-way frontage road
as for an ordinary minor road.
> btw, is there a difference in the number of intersections between a
> solitaire cycleway and a cycleway next to a road?
Yes, a sidepath will cross every driveway, while a path on its own
right-of-way generally has fewer crossings. Here's a typical sidepath
(which is actually built on an old railway grade):
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