[Tagging] RFC - Criteria for taging as either via_ferrata or path

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Fri Apr 24 03:02:29 UTC 2015

On 24/04/2015 12:27 PM, Friedrich Volkmann wrote:
> On 24.04.2015 02:16, Warin wrote:
>> Via ferrata should not be lumped into path or footway .. they are very
>> significantly different and cannot be used in place of a path or footway.
>> Would you take a 3 year old along it?
> Did you read the discussion tab?

Yes. Thank you. I also looked at the photos. And read the main page.

And from the wikipedia entry http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Via_ferrata

"The essence of a modern via ferrata is a steel cable which runs along
the route and is periodically (every 3 to 10 metres (9.8 to 32.8 ft))
fixed to the rock."

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