[Tagging] Hiking "guideposts" painted on rocks, trees etc.

Andy Townsend ajt1047 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 22 15:18:38 UTC 2020

On 22/07/2020 16:08, pangoSE wrote:
> I suggest you add the guidepost to a node on the path instead.
Please don't do this.  If there's a gate on one side of the road you 
wouldn't add that gate to the road itself, would you?

> I really think it would be nice to be able to say query and list all 
> hotels, wilderness huts and shelters within 200 m of the Kungsleden 
> trail (Swedens most famous trail) but I don't think adding them to 
> relations is the way forward. Maybe this can already be done with 
> overpass. 

What Overpass certainly can't do is tell you "which guideposts are for 
which trail" if that information isn't recorded anywhere.

Best Regards,


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