[Tagging] Tagging established, unofficial and wild campings

Jan van Bekkum jan.vanbekkum at gmail.com
Fri Mar 13 21:25:43 UTC 2015


The statement: *Again: informal campgrounds shall only be mapped if there
is an important reason to select the place over other places in the
neighbourhood. If the place is a spot along the road, chosen just because
it got dark, then it shall not be mapped.*

On Fri, Mar 13, 2015 at 10:14 PM Jan van Bekkum <jan.vanbekkum at gmail.com>
wrote:

> For the UK that is correct. In countries where informal camping is allowed
> see statement with supporting examples in the proposal.
>
> *Again: informal campgrounds shall only be mapped if there is an important
> reason to select the place over other places in the neighbourhood. If the
> place is a spot along the road, chosen just because it got dark, then it
> shall not be mapped.*
>
> On Fri, Mar 13, 2015 at 10:09 PM <jonathan at bigfatfrog67.me> wrote:
>
>>  In the UK Wildcamping is illegal, you have to request the landowners
>> permission or face charges of trespass.  There are two exceptions, Scotland
>> allows wildcamping, not sure of the limitations if any.  And Dartmoor
>> National Park, again not sure of any specific restrictions.
>>
>> So, only officially designated campsites, mainly privately run, should be
>> mapped, I feel.
>>
>>
>> Jonathan
>>
>> -----------------------
>> http://bigfatfrog67.me
>>
>> *From:* Dave Swarthout <daveswarthout at gmail.com>
>> *Sent:* ‎Friday‎, ‎13‎ ‎March‎ ‎2015 ‎14‎:‎47
>>
>> *To:* Tag discussion, strategy and related tools
>> <tagging at openstreetmap.org>
>> There is no mention of one very common type of camp_site, the campground
>> inside a National Park. It is a definitely a designated site but it is also
>> noncommercial, in the sense that it is not run for profit as a business
>> would be.
>>
>> On Fri, Mar 13, 2015 at 7:23 PM, Jan van Bekkum <jan.vanbekkum at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I have completely reworked the proposal with all feedback received. Can
>>> you please give any additional comments before I move to the voting stage?
>>>
>>> Jan
>>>
>>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/camp_site%3D*
>>> <http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/camp_site%3D%2a>
>>>
>>> Met vriendelijke groet/with kind regards,
>>>
>>> *Jan van Bekkum*
>>> www.DeEinderVoorbij.nl
>>>
>>> On Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 5:16 AM, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> On 24/02/2015 4:41 AM, Bryce Nesbitt wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> A strongly related discussion:
>>>>>
>>>>> tagging the difference between an official trail,
>>>>> and shortcut / use trail / squatter trail.
>>>>>
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