[OSM-talk] MBR trails

SteveC steve at asklater.com
Tue Mar 20 09:41:36 GMT 2007


Styno wrote:
> I'm trying to tag tracks with the similar setup (narrow, off-road, 
> single-track) but with different soil composition (hard/clay/mud forrest 
> floor or loose sand) and had an discussion about it on IRC with Ben who 
> also does this kind of tagging.
> 
> Our conclusion was to tag these tracks using:
> highway = cycleway
> tracktype = grade1 to grade5
> 
> Where the tracktype is a proposed feature: 
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Proposed_features/grade1-5

I find 1-5 a bit abstract... meaningful tags might be nice (and could be 
used elsewhere) along the lines of dirt, mud, gravel... that kind of thing?

have fun,

SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/




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