[Tagging] route=foot

fly lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Sun Mar 1 20:17:00 UTC 2015


Am 01.03.2015 um 19:47 schrieb SomeoneElse:
> On 01/03/2015 17:43, fly wrote:
>> Is route=foot really the tag we want to use for walking routes and city
>> tours ?
> 
> There are 25,000 of the things out there - it's not exactly some niche
> tagging:
> 
> http://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/tags/route=foot
> 
> I've used "foot" in the UK for routes that aren't really "hiking" (but
> aren't necessarily city walking tours either).  People choose whatever
> "seems best to them" at the time, and the usage of "foot" seems to
> suggest that a lot of people think that it is appropriate.

Wait a minute, out of the 25,000 over 21,000 have a network=* which
leads me to the assumption that most should be tagged route=hiking.

It is never to late to fix mistakes from the past.

cu fly



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