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  2. Hey Guest, this is a reminder to all the folks going to the StP Jamboree to bring your instruments! We're gonna be jamming pretty hard, and we want as many of you as possible to join in! Let us know if you're planning to rock our world by posting in the StP Jamboree thread.
  1. Around the Campfire

    Introduce yourself and share your thoughts with the community.
    1. Introductions

      Here you can introduce yourself to the rest of the community. Tell us a little about yourself, and what you're looking for.
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      creature Latest: hey interfolks! creature, Sep 1, 2015 at 8:08 AM
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    2. Travel Stories

      Submit your stories here. Any topic is welcome, whether you're writing about your travels, the punk community, or your world view. Just make it a good story!
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      Robert Park Latest: The Grand Adventure -- Takeoff Is Imminent Robert Park, Aug 31, 2015 at 4:57 PM
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    3. StP Podcast

      Here you'll find previous episodes of the Squat the Planet podcast. The show is currently on hiatus but we hope to be bringing it back soon.
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    4. General Banter

      If it doesn't belong anywhere else, it goes here. Rant away my friends!
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  2. Finding Others (Crustlist)

    These areas are for finding others to travel with, offer rides, or find places to crash.
    1. Ride Board

      Post here to find a ride or offer a ride via automobile.
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      creature Latest: "las vegas nevada" to northwest October 16th creature, Aug 31, 2015 at 8:13 PM
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    2. Road Dogs & Meet Up

      This section is where you can find road dogs to travel with, people to hang out with at the place you're going, or announce to the world where and what towns/festivals/shows/gatherings you're going to be at.
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      MirandaLeigh Latest: WNC --> FL --> West Coast? MirandaLeigh, Sep 1, 2015 at 7:56 AM
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    3. Missed Connections

      Here you can make a post in the hopes that someone you missed might find it. This is also a good place to post if you're trying to find someone that you haven't heard from in a while.
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      Odin Latest: do you know hobo ron? Odin, Aug 29, 2015 at 8:01 AM
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    4. Obituaries

      This is a place to remember friends who are no longer with us. Here you'll find memorials through pictures and stories of people we all knew and loved.
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      Fox Spirit Latest: Brian Deneke Fox Spirit, Aug 30, 2015 at 11:36 PM
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    5. Untrustworthy and Shady People

      This sub-forum is to alert you about people that have been known to cause problems for other travelers. This is a MODERATED forum, meaning your posts will not appear on the board until they pass review by the moderators. This IS NOT a place to talk shit on someone you had a disagreement with. This space exists to warn others about genuinely dangerous people in the travel community. Please treat it accordingly.
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      Raging Bird Latest: Ray Tylicki Raging Bird, Aug 31, 2015 at 12:13 AM
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  3. Where to?

    Here's where you can discuss and research your next travel destination.
    1. Destinations by Region

      Here you can research destinations organized by region of the globe.
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      Skit Latest: Places You Hate Most Skit, Sep 1, 2015 at 9:39 AM
    2. Events / Gatherings / Festivals

      Discuss upcoming events and find people to meet up with there!
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      Mike sun Latest: SouthEast Regional Rainbow Gathering Mike sun, Aug 31, 2015 at 11:50 PM
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    3. Urban Exploration

      The art of exploring your urban environment, abandoned buildings, and other places you're not "supposed" to go.
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      SnakeOilWilly Latest: Why Britain has secret ghost trains. SnakeOilWilly, Aug 26, 2015 at 6:54 PM
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  4. Getting There

    The ways and means of getting to your destination.
    1. Van Dwelling / Rubber Tramping

      Look here for advice on rubber tramping, such as vehicle repair, how to set up your mobile house, etc.
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      creature Latest: Help narrowing down van options... creature, Sep 1, 2015 at 9:51 AM
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    2. Hitchhiking

      Questions, tips, and info about hitchhiking.
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    3. Bike Touring

      Wandering the world with the fun between your legs.
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      MirandaLeigh Latest: Pacific trail MirandaLeigh, Aug 29, 2015 at 10:56 AM
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    4. Boat Punk / Sailing

      Network and learn from other people interested in learning to sail the seven seas as cheaply as possible.
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      Matt Derrick Latest: Boat punks in german magazine neon Matt Derrick, Aug 29, 2015 at 1:21 PM
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    5. Other Forms of Travel

      Not all methods of travel can be easily classified. We created this section for those other crazy ways of getting around.
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  5. Preparation

    Ready for the journey? It's time to get your shit together and prepare!
    1. Making A Living

      Share your busking, shoplifting, spanging, dumpstering, and scamming tips here. Or just post good places to get decent work.
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      Brother X Latest: The Legendary Chocolate Dumpster Brother X, Sep 1, 2015 at 6:13 AM
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    2. Staying Healthy

      Wondering how to stay healthy on the road? Ask others for suggestions here.
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      OTTERWOLF Latest: traveling with crohn's OTTERWOLF, Sep 1, 2015 at 7:29 AM
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    3. The Hobo Kitchen

      A place for everyone to share their favorite recipes, and what food is best to travel with.
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  6. Lifestyle

    Check out the categories below to learn more about the travel punk culture.
    1. Squatting

      Squatting is the act of taking over an abandoned building and re-purposing it for public or private use. Here we discuss various methods of squatting, the squatting culture, relate personal stories of past squats and dispense advice for those looking to squat a building themselves.
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      Matt Derrick Latest: An Introduction To East Jesus Matt Derrick, Aug 26, 2015 at 8:11 PM
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    2. Wilderness Survival

      Discuss tips and tricks for living out in the wild, rent free!
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      MkUltraUnplugged Latest: Smokeless Fire????? MkUltraUnplugged, Sep 1, 2015 at 10:59 AM
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    3. Alternative Housing

      This section is for discussing anything related to alternative housing ideas, whether it's building a teepee, yurt, treehouse, earthship, cob house, log cabin, or simply buying land.
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      Backswash Latest: Off the Grid land in Sacramento Backswash, Aug 27, 2015 at 9:02 PM
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    4. Art & Music

      Share your passion for music and the arts here. Discuss and promote your favorite bands, show off your artwork, or post your (ugh) poetry...
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      Kal Latest: Perched Kal, Aug 31, 2015 at 12:08 PM
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    5. People & Cultures

      Who are the people consumed by wanderlust? Why do they live the way they do? Discuss and share the topics that explore these questions and share your own answers.
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      Matt Derrick Latest: Racing: Carts of Darkness Matt Derrick, Aug 29, 2015 at 10:28 AM
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    6. Sex & Relationships

      Discuss consent, polyamory/monogamy, STDs, sexuality, and debate the best way to ruin your next relationship.
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      Skit Latest: licking bloody vagina Skit, Sep 1, 2015 at 8:12 AM
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    7. Furry Nomads

      This is a place to discuss the best methods for getting and dealing with pets on the road. Keep them happy and they'll keep you happy!
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    8. Off the Road

      This is where you'll find the community sharing their life experiences between travels.
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      JamesPrice94 Latest: Help me decide wtf to do with my life JamesPrice94, Aug 31, 2015 at 1:24 PM
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    9. Politics & Anarchism

      Discuss what's going on in the world or just anarchism/politics in general.
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      OTTERWOLF Latest: Smart Criminals. OTTERWOLF, Aug 29, 2015 at 10:10 AM
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    10. Your Projects & Websites

      This is where you can announce, discuss, and recruit help for your projects.
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    11. The Black Market

      Buy, sell and swap your crap with other crap-minded individuals :P
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      Tatanka Latest: Bass pro hiker tent - $7 plus shipping Tatanka, Aug 26, 2015 at 12:38 PM
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  7. StP Headquarters

    This is where you'll find updates regarding the website and it's staff.
    1. Announcements & Feedback

      This is where you can find the latest website announcements, ask your questions about using the StP website, or make suggestions for it's improvement. Remember, we can't make StP a better place without your feedback!
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      Matt Derrick Latest: Why Christians Make Terrible Employers Matt Derrick, Aug 30, 2015 at 11:10 AM
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