Talk:Key:winter road

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Why should this be limited to "northern regions"?

The definition currently reads: "Seasonal roads in northern regions that are functioning during winter, usually impassable in summer.". I don't see any reason to not use this in the South as well. If nobody objects I will remove the "northern regions" part. --Dieterdreist (talk) 11:18, 17 February 2016 (UTC)

Because only in the northern hemisphere we got large territories that are frozen in winter and not frozen in summer, and have population. In the southern hemisphere we have mostly ocean at the corresponding latitudes, further to the south is Antarctic, which doesn't have roads and population. To my knowledge, winter roads exist only in Russia, Canada and probably Alaska. If you know about any winter roads in Antarctic, you are welcome to remove "northern" Glebius (talk) 18:00, 17 February 2016 (UTC)