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Public-images-osm logo.svg backcountry
Camp site backcountry.jpg
Backcountry camping without facilities? Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
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Status: in use



The key backcountry=* is a qualifying key of tag tourism=camp_site.

Backcountry camping without facilities. The access is usually restricted to foot, bicycle, canoe or ski. Often access with motorized vehicles is not allowed. Occasionally such sites can have access to drinking water, compost toilets, waste disposal etc. in such cases the amenity=* tag is used if possibly.

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