[Tagging] Tagging of pitches within a campsite

Clifford Snow clifford at snowandsnow.us
Wed Apr 22 15:34:45 UTC 2015

Sorry - I was thinking of state and federal campgrounds. I forgot that
camping is often done in remote areas that not only don't have an address
but no cell signal either.

You are correct, without a valid address, addr:unit is the best method.

On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 8:23 AM, Tod Fitch <tod at fitchdesign.com> wrote:

> Some places have individual tent locations but no street address:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=17/34.80931/-119.17480&layers=D
> On April 22, 2015 7:51:26 AM PDT, Clifford Snow <clifford at snowandsnow.us>
> wrote:
>> On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 1:51 AM, Martin Koppenhoefer <
>> dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I agree with Bryce that addr:unit could be an interesting candidate for
>>> all these similar situations. Wonder if we would repeat the complete
>>> address information on every single object then. Another issue with
>>> campsites could be that they will more likely have several addresses
>>> (several entrances), and while this also happens for buildings, the units
>>> in buildings typically have one street address associated with them, while
>>> on a camp site it might be less clear, so a simple addr:unit would probably
>>> be best
>> When adding unit numbers in buildings I always include the whole address.
>> Why not do the same for camp grounds? Having the street name could avoid a
>> routing issue if there where more than one campground in the area. Just
>> addr:unit may work, but why not suggest in the wiki to add all elements of
>> addr?
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