[Tagging] Golf wiki page

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Jul 15 11:46:04 UTC 2018

On 15/07/18 18:56, osm.tagging at thorsten.engler.id.au wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com>
>> Sent: Sunday, 15 July 2018 18:41
>> To: tagging at openstreetmap.org
>> Subject: Re: [Tagging] Golf wiki page
>> Devils advocate hat firmly on.
>> But what is intended? Not the height of the grass .. but the
>> 'smoothness and regularity' of the playing surface?
>> I use http://www.cooberpedygolfclub.com.au/ as an example again.
>> That golf course has no grown grass. They use sand and oil for the
>> greens. They use artificial grass on the tees.
>> The difference is the finish on the surfaces .. not the size of
>> gains of sand nor size of the rocks nor the height of the grass...
>> I have just finished tagging that golf course .. fairways have
>> surface=sand, colour=white; greens are surface=sand, colour=black.
>> Humm I don't remember what I have tagged tees as? Should be
>> colour=green, surface=artificial_grass and they should be square.
>>    .
>> I don't have the knowledge to tag the roughs, bunkers and some of
>> the tees there so it is just a rough start.
> All of which is pretty much totally irrelevant.
> What you need is
> golf=green
> golf=tee
> golf=fairway
> golf=bunker
> golf=rough
> ...
> for the appropriate areas.

I apologise for the simplification.

For the 'greens' I have closed ways with the tags





for the fairways I have some simple closed ways and some multipolygon relations where there is an inner or are inners with the tags





and so on.. The intention was to demonstrate that not all golf courses have grass, have 'greens' that have grass or are green in colour, etc.

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