[Tagging] Trailhead tagging

Dave Swarthout daveswarthout at gmail.com
Wed Jan 16 10:04:23 UTC 2019


Your proposal looks good. I would vote "yes" on it.

On Wed, Jan 16, 2019 at 4:28 PM Peter Elderson <pelderson at gmail.com> wrote:

> I made a concept wiki page:
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:trailhead
> I think it fits the outcome of this discussion. If not, feel free to
> comment.
>
> I don't want to change the earlier proposal, it is a step further than my
> concept tagging page which just documents existing practice.
>
>
> Vr gr Peter Elderson
>
>
> Op di 15 jan. 2019 om 00:41 schreef Dave Swarthout <
> daveswarthout at gmail.com>:
>
>> Kevin said:
>> I'm therefore going to stick with 'designated or customary place to
>> begin or end a trip on a trail.'
>>
>> Me too. I've mapped many such trailheads in Alaska and almost everybody I
>> know would recognize the term trailhead as meaning a point of access to a
>> path or trail. It's fine to add other details, like parking, toilets,
>> registration facilities, etc. separately. I haven't followed this thread
>> carefully, so can't speak to the TOP situation fully but I do know a
>> trailhead when I see it on a map or otherwise.
>>
>> Dave
>>
>> On Tue, Jan 15, 2019 at 6:16 AM Graeme Fitzpatrick <graemefitz1 at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, 15 Jan 2019 at 09:04, Tod Fitch <tod at fitchdesign.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>> Guess: Someone found it on the trail and figured it would be easier for
>>>> the person missing it to find it hanging from the sign than some place
>>>> along miles of trail.
>>>>
>>>
>>> Bit of a problem when you've got to walk back the 65 klm looking for it!
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>>
>>> Graeme
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