How can we correct trails on Mapbuilder Topo

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Dan

27 Sep, 2019 02:35 AM

I recently used Caltopo to scout some trails in your backyard, north of Donner Pass. I found that at least one trail on the Mapbuilder Topo doesn't actually exist as a trail, and it's not even a marked or heavily-used cross-country route. Is there any way users can suggest corrections to the trails on Mapbuilder Topo? Thanks.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by rmarcucci on 27 Sep, 2019 03:01 PM

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    Dan,

    MapBuilder Topo draws from open street map data. We update this data set approximately quarterly. OSM is a crowdsourced compendium of mapping information and you can edit the map itself at https://openstreetmap.org. You'll see the edits in the CalTopo layers within 3-4 months typically.

    Thank you for helping make CalTopo more accurate for everyone,
    Rom

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