[Tagging] tag for portages?

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Feb 22 19:57:26 UTC 2015


Most portages don't follow the river/creek so stating a side is not 
usefull - they need a separate way.

On 23/02/2015 5:23 AM, Brad Neuhauser wrote:
> The portages I'm talking about, people carry their canoe as they walk 
> along the trail, so those things aren't relevant. You seem to be 
> talking about something different--can you expand on what you mean?
>
> On Sun, Feb 22, 2015 at 8:45 AM, fly <lowflight66 at googlemail.com 
> <mailto:lowflight66 at googlemail.com>> wrote:
>
>     How about adding the side ?
>
>     portage=left/right/both
>     portage:left=*
>
>     Are there any major differences in construction/use ?
>     I know wooden portages but there might be other material.
>
>     Any thoughts how to deal with mircromapping, e.g. adding the
>     portage as
>     own object next to a path. What tags should remain on the highway ?
>
>     Cheers fly
>
>     Am 22.02.2015 um 15:25 schrieb Brad Neuhauser:
>     > Thanks for the feedback! portage=* was my initial instinct, but
>     I was
>     > starting to second guess after finding the other tags. Cheers, Brad
>     >
>     > On Sat, Feb 21, 2015 at 10:46 PM, Bryce Nesbitt
>     <bryce2 at obviously.com <mailto:bryce2 at obviously.com>>
>     > wrote:
>     >
>     >> This seems like a good place for highway=path + portage=yes
>     >> Because these are definitely still paths (and sometimes
>     coincident with a
>     >> land based path).
>     >>
>     >> whitewater=portage_way seems overly specific, as does
>     canoe=portage.
>     >>
>
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