[Tagging] wheelchair = hiking

Markus selfishseahorse at gmail.com
Tue Jun 18 17:29:19 UTC 2019

On Tue, 18 Jun 2019, 18:44 Volker Schmidt, <voschix at gmail.com> wrote:

> highway=path
>> wheelchair=designated
> This would only be correct if this path is mainly or exclusively for
> wheelchair users.
> I presume thet the majority of hiking routes for wheelchair users do not
> exclude other users, they are likely to be shared with pedestrians,
> possibly also cyclists.

*=designated may ban other means of transport (depending on the
jurisdiction) when used with legal access keys. But as i understand it, the
wheelchair key isn't a *legal* access key like vehicle, bicycle or foot,
but indicates *possible* access. Therefore, wheelchair=designates shouldn't
be a problem, but i have to admit that it's imperfect.

Thus, contrary to what i wrote before, for wheelchair routes,
route=wheelchair on the relation and wheelchair=yes on the paths seems
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