Edinburgh’s Innertube map. Edinburgh has some 75km of off-street paths for. AM; by Ed Hawkins. Re Granton water. Stops on this Route. Canonmills-Trinity. Other Routes. Fountainbridge – Ratho.
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It would be good to link it to the Edinburgh Core Paths Plan.
There has been an upgrade in the Brunstane Burn path which links in Musselburgh with the Innocent railway. Inndrtube years in the making, the proposed skatepark in Easter Drylaw Park, alongside the Telford Path, is finally underway.
The core paths plan was a requirement of the Land reform Act. So I guess the Innertube map will only really work as a true map if there is good signage on each route, clearly marking each stop in correlation with the map?
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Which is quite annoying. Many are on or near the paths, perfect for visiting as many as possible by bike. To use the cycle paths, you actually have to navigate your way around the network, and the various entry points, junctions and transitions are not always obvious. Loading comments… Trouble loading?
As someone who enjoys reading maps, I find that really frustrating to read. Obviously this is where you run into issues of cost, vandalism and landowner negotiations.
I think it will be really interesting to see how the online map and blog develop over the next few months. Keep In touch Email subscribtion of Latest News.
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Are they still available? Surrounded By Zulus Member. Visual representation of a wee pun.
Click on the map to read the latest news and stories about each route or stop. First time I picked up one of the wee printed innertube maps I thought that the idea was to show how big the gaps between the bits of traffic free infrastructure are and to point out generally how limited the network in the city is.
However, as dair mentions, it is probably much better as a way of distributing news and issues about particular areas of the network which you happen to use, although I have a feeling that if it becomes popular that it could get overwhelmed with rubbish or out-of-date posts. Popular Comments Cyclist and pedestrians — where do you draw the line? Its clean and easy to edinburh, shows the links there are, and equally importantly shows the gaps in the off road network.
Posted 7 years ago. There are the usual teething problems, but the end result is pretty sweet. As a cycling charity, their objectives face in several different directions. Latest from the Edinburgh Innertube map Welcome to the Edinburgh Innertube map, charting the city’s principal off-street paths. Some representation on the ground would also be good. North Edinburgh Arts provides mzp for individual and community development through contact with the professional arts.
The paths are just a tiny fraction as a proportion of the whole land. It has been a dream of Sydenham’s for more than a decade. The idea is to use clean graffiti techniques, in which you clean […]. Got a photo, story or news update to share? To view the map fullscreen, click here or use the tools below to zoom in and scan around mxp map. The inner tube map is interesting as an overview, and does highlight the disconnected void at the centre of the Edinburgh path network.
It gives you alternative routes choices so you can pick a faster or quieter journey, and detailed mapping with a turn-by-turn route description. Community Growing Co-ordinator Full-time, 35hours per week to develop and coordinate the North […]. If you look at the local edonburgh with extensive rural areas such as Fife and highland, you can see the massive amount of time and effort that has been required by core paths plans — in Edinburgh we were relatively lucky in that we had a comparatively small area and path network to assess.
Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. Nice marketing exercise but crappy map Posted 7 years ago.
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Check it out — Innertube Map. Re Granton water front: The Sinclair Fountain was erected by novelist and […]. This seems to be acknowledged in the map itself, which references the Spokes maps for further details. The CycleStreets Journey Planner is an excellent tool. Four Cities, [Extra]Ordinary Places is co-created exhibition of photographs submitted […]. The idea is to create a comprehensive online resource for cycling and other community related issues and ideas in Edinburgh.
As previewed on the Guardian Edinburgh blog recentlythe map aims to promote off-street cycling. Edinburgh’s cycle recycling charity The Bike Station has finally unveiled its Innertube map. Popular Comments Cyclist and pedestrians — where do you draw the line? The stretch of path between the Shore and Coburg Street is the latest section to be improved, thanks to the help of staff from the Safer Communities Division of the Scottish Government.
Order by newest oldest recommendations. In amongst the various events planned for the last day of the Edinburgh Festival of Cycling tomorrow Sunday 23 June are several organised bike rides along traffic-free routes. A team of 16 people worked along the stretch of path from Coburg Street to the end of the Water of Leith path, clearing overhanging vegetation and litter edinburgb The London tube map works because the stations are clearly sign posted, and once you have entered the system, your lnnertube is effectively abstracted from the actual innertubee and turns of the rail lines; all you have to do is change at the right places, and eventually you will pop out at your destination.