[Tagging] Trailhead tagging

EthnicFood IsGreat ethnicfoodisgreat at gmail.com
Fri Dec 21 18:38:00 UTC 2018

> Date: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 12:54:35 +0100
> From: Peter Elderson <pelderson at gmail.com>
> To: Tagging list OSM <tagging at openstreetmap.org>
> Subject: [Tagging] Trailhead tagging
> I would like to revive the trailhead proposal,
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/trailhead
> After discussions in the Dutch user community, a list of all Dutch
> trailheads was compiled and systematically entered as nodes tagged
> highway=trailhead, name=<official trailhead name>, tourism=information,
> information=board or map. Many trailheads were already present in OSM,
> there we just did some additional tagging.
> In the US, trailheads are all maintained on OSM by a national operator.
> Japan has lots of trailheads, I don't know how they are maintained. In
> Europe, no systematical OSM-tagging appears to take place, except for the
> Dutch base.
> I think it deserves a push.
> Any thoughts on the matter?
> -- 
> Vr gr Peter Elderson

Go for it.  I've tagged a bunch of trailheads but not in a standard way 
like you propose.  Good idea.


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