As long as it takes. This stretch will be around 25 days. Biking . Next will be maybe week or two weeks. Or might be 6months but not biking. Or maybe.
Hmm electric. I could never afford it but I would love the setup. I think get kicked outta squats or ran outta dumpster area with electric bike...
It's more like ten hrs days but I don't count off for breaks . Sometimes I smoke more hash than others. Lunch may be longer. But you start rolling and stop ten hours apart.
And yeah 96 in one days on a 3 day trip but you figure I went like 36 the first day, 96 the next and like 82 the last to...
Yes coywolf. My friend just said he his arm is still healing from a recent break and they turned his back on.
I'm thinking of going to Oakland area later in year for foodies. Friend says you just need any states Id. Idk I'll try .
Or see how to get into mental health stuff and goto tell DHS I'm...
Yeah I have averaged than down a hwy with hills. But really averages sound screwy sometimes . Like 225 miles in 3 days and one day I did 96 miles. 3 days so no breaks.
No head wind. Done the route before.
Medium weight cargo.
But then on the coast I think my average is 45 miles a day.
Thanks dune drifter . Cause my bike is in mckinleyville.at the end of 299.
Got some work , snow removal today so I guess hitch to Redding and buy local transit bus west on 299 outta the RABA station in Redding where the druggies just shoot in public .Only thing is there is bus the 1st and 3rd...
Any helpful advise welcome
I'm going south to Redding or red bluff on UP line from k falls.
Should I get off in Dunsmuir/ or weed , hitching south to 36hwy or 299.
Or stay on the UP and hope it gets closer to my hwy I need to get too.
I have never ridin south past Dunsmuir so I am unfamiliar...
Bum rumorz, or rumorz vagos, was a person on here.
That's his tag or moniker, (bum rumorz)
He is a dirt bag and wanted to get banned. So I just post his moniker sometimes.
Don't forget MOTHERFUCKING Oscar
Stuck in Reedsport OR rain rain rain. taking bus tomorrow morning to Eugene then grab some herb and head to hitch out. If nothing by 3 or 4 I'm hitting the yard. . Waiting with a 6 pack and hoping for anything moving towards Portland. I'm going to make it. I may stink and need to at the back...
That southern route thru Belen can still be cold , mainly windy this time of year.
Might as well pack warm and take some fuses outta the engines. Camp fuel for hot water making and your set.
Good luck man ,
Above all else .have fun
It's free beer. You just have to make it to the brewery. Then the next
Some give ya 4 to 6 beers and you do this every hour for 5 hours some breweries are closer to each other than others increasing your beer per hour.
I'm using Portland max. Or whatever the rail transit is...
I honestly think it's hard to find a traveling partner of anykind.
People to bike with or hop trains with.
Planning for some doesn't really work. Most people I team up with is temporary in common direction and only meet them when I'm on the way in the direction . People seem to just pop up...
Travels around 2018
Started in Jan off at a pot farm in Cali for travel money.
Then hitch north to Bend , OR. Outta Redding Ca. Via Shasta and the head waters
After making it back to Bend OR and hang out late Jan. In Feb I went hop train south to the Bay and headed south and hit Monterey Bay...
My bike is stashed in Arcata Ca and I'm just waiting to finish touring after winter travels . Thanks for posting.
I agree that people look at you differently with bike vs back pack.
Before if I was camping illegally outta backpack i,may have to hitch away after being told I'm trespassing but...
Im bored sitting in Bend OR, bumming it hard. Got foodies and looking for Someone to hop around oregon with me.
Had a friend to hop out yesterday but we didn't get out now I'm itchy to go. Anyone wanna meet at the gorge or k falls and go from there? I'm thinking going gorge and then east or...
I know what you mean I'm from alabama.
And hitching there people give ya a bag of peaches a 12 pack hot coke and give ya no ride . On a late summer day and you just have to pray someone picks ya up so you can leave all the crap in their car.
One and 1/2 year no work.
If ya work and do this. Who knows.
If you dumpsters dive, work. And get on food stamps. You shouldn't touch 3 grand at all.
And don't carry cash unless you look super bummy.and smell
Oh wait. Do you catch crap from people on your bike in out east. Cops nicer to you on bike?
This one reason why I wanna go across on bike. Some places hitchhiking can get weird or mean . But on my bike so far out west only people are a lot nicer. Even when I'm found packing up camp on private...
Damn encouraging, I wanna go across the country on my bike as well. Just waiting on things to line up. Maybe this winter take the southern route east.
Will follow this .keep posting.
I haven't had a dog uphill but a couple downhill. I just laugh . One followed me a long ways. I hope he can find...
Should this thread be moved to making living section. How is this about sex more than making money on the road.
I'm still waiting on the ride of hot horny young girls trying to take me down a dark lonely road .
Okay I know this might upset the author of this thread....but I have been propositioned by gay men a couple times to get my dick sucked and get paid.nope ain't taken the bait yet but they offer. So to all those sucking dick for money just remember there is a different customer you are looking...
Been there done it.i would go 40degree , liner , bivy .
Or 0degree , bivy. Tarp small. If you go inland or on a frieght . 0degree for sure.
And by the way military surplus And get the extreme weather thermals and both options above are good.
No thermals if you take 0degree with 40degree.just...
Made it off in k falls Yard by the cows corals and tingley rd. Broad day light , waved at the bull.or security in BNSF SUV jeep like.
My acid trip wore off thank God .beer and sleep in macdoel Ca
Idk if you see it but there is a circle on my shasta like a melted or something .thats the...
Novara or something.rei.
Consignment shops tho for deals.
Waiting on the north bound to pass.
Engine already unlocked . Water inside.luckily tho the window was locked it's the double doors and you can just pull both towards you and make a hole climb in .
Bike out back on the canadian grainer...
Im actually almost ready to get a place near here buy raw land and start with teepees.
Maybe in a family members name to still receive foodies.
Keeping 2400 $year in food is crucial
I need like one more trim season and or six months more at this one place now but next year when it's warm.
Got my bike all loaded, new panniers and handle bar tape. Need a mat and tune up on thursday and new chain .Couple more days of work and get paid. Heading south to k falls via train from Bend, and bike to mt Shasta and Yreka and down the trinity alps hwy 3, and go do harvest and trim
Whats people doing for food stamps in Oregon. It said in a letter to me that starting Jan first 2019 all able bodies workable adults are to only get food stamps for three months in any I think three year or maybe one year. Some law got passed.
On the back of letter it said categories that keep...
Glad you made it to rainbow , i was working in Bend at that time.
I missed it .
Dude can we make this a thread, I've gotten in car wreck hitching outta Nashville 2012, car survived as did driver and I , so I we continued to Memphis, then this year got into a thirty mile hitch from antelope...
I have to agree , because of pot laws in cali, and the weather, I'm planning another tour on bicycle this coming winter Cali coast.gonna try out tourist spots, sale handmade stuff, and maybe vinyl press stickers and other types of travel related art.
Any bicycle can enter into Cali state parks...