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  1. C

    Bus crew

    So I'm buying another bus in March and was looking for some people to crew it with me. I'm in kensucky rn but will relocate when I find a bus, Let me know if anyone is down and wants to roll.
  2. Inertia

    Long time wanderer, currently in Oregon working on a bus build

    Sup! I'm Inertia, 35, agender queer, chronically ill, mentally ill, long time nomad, currently in Oregon working on a bus conversion. Itching to get back on the road and into the woods. I love bikes, motorcycles, hiking, sailing, learning to build and fix things, animals (especially horses and...
  3. D

    Photos I recently traded up to a bus!

    Recently traded up from a jalopy truck this panedemic year into a 90s dodge b350 gas school bus. From walking highways, thumbing it for years & living in & out of vans for years I picked up a Descent setup. Paid a grand for it off another traveler who also upgraded. The windows were the glass...
  4. D

    Reported content: Post in thread 'For Sale 94 GMC Vandura Short Bus, 6.2 Diesel w/ 151,240 miles'

    Post in thread 'For Sale 94 GMC Vandura Short Bus, 6.2 Diesel w/ 151,240 miles' by Brodiesel710 has been reported by Brodiesel710. Reason given: Content being reported:
  5. D

    For Sale 94 GMC Vandura Short Bus, 6.2 Diesel w/ 151,240 miles

    For Sale 94 GMC Vandura Short Bus, 6.2 Diesel w/ 151,240 miles... Got this yesterday, was a trade as a partial payment for another repair I did, selling it for $1,500. Let me know if your interested, got title. 775 666 0606.
  6. Matt Derrick

    News & Blogs Why the ‘Chris McCandless Bus’ Was Removed From Alaska’s Wilderness

    Flickr/The Alaska Landmine -- The back of the famous "Chris McCandless" bus. The bus that served as shelter for itinerant hiker, hitchhiker and adventurer Chris McCandless and also became the site of his death has been...
  7. D

    New bus from Colton to Slab City for $6.25

    For anyone that's riding freight to Colton or San Bernardino and trying to get as close as possible to Slab City, for as cheap as possible, with the least possible amount of hitching, here ya go: Starting in May, there's a bus you can catch from either the DT San Bernardino bus station or the...
  8. Matt Derrick

    Library The Modern House Bus: Mobile Tiny House Inspirations

    @Matt Derrick submitted a new file to the library: The Modern House Bus: Mobile Tiny House Inspirations - A book with lots of photos of other school bus builds, with a little bit of advice towards the end. Click here for more info!
  9. Matt Derrick

    News & Blogs Why a Converted School Bus Makes a Great Home

    by Will Sutherland Converting a school bus into a skoolie offers a comfortable, affordable living space that can go anywhere the road might take you. When you think of a school bus, you might not consider it as a potential dwelling. That’s understandable. We are familiar with pull-behind...
  10. T

    Greetings from Short bus dwellers

    Hello! My girlfriend and I just sold our rusty van and bought a scorched short school bus. Beginning to run into money issues and are going to find ourselves broke in the heart of the Utah area soon. We’ve got about a thousand in cash and are not looking to go to work. As I just got done...
  11. Matt Derrick

    Photos School bus length infographic

    I found this interesting infographic on the Rolling Vistas blog, and thought I'd repost it here for anyone that might be interested in seeing a great comparison between the different sizes of school buses out there. I've also included their YouTube video on the subject since it's pretty...
  12. Pokebert

    So I Nearly Just Died On A Chinatown Bus

    Hello folks! I am writing to you from inside of a stressed bus of people, stopped at a travel center in the middle of nowhere, and I just got my ID back from the police. I just nearly died on a sketch ass Wanda Coach bus. Thanks for the Chinatown bus recommendation, @Matt Derrick 😜 (just pulling...
  13. ByronMc

    Bought a Short Bus

    Got myself a short bus, which needs a lot of work....... still living in the Chevy van & cant wait to have more room!
  14. B

    Bus Gypsy Deadhead in Pacific Northwest

    Greetings all! Living on a school bus in the Pacific Northwest. Just got "The Anarchist's Guide To Travel". Before this lived on a sailboat for 3 years.
  15. DoctorZ

    Using Casino Buses To Get Around Minnesota For Free

    I don't know if anything like this has been suggested on here before, but a guy I know travels all around our State of Minnesota for FREE by using Casino Buses! Most of our Native American Owned gambling casinos offer FREE bus service to their establishments. My buddy simply hops on their...
  16. Cornelius Vango

    Bus Tour of Slab City

    This didn't really fit into the workshops section, but last year we did an awesome tour of slabs in my bus and I got to talk about all the different spots, and we stopped at a few places to play around. I would love to do that again this year. Let me know if you're interested in this!
  17. RoadFlower33

    Agreement reached on possession of Bus!!!!

    After a long couple of months, the ex-girlfriend has finally decided to let me keep Finch. Finch being the first bus we purchased together and converted into a home. It’s named after my best friend Cody John Finch Kandler who originally inspired me to live the lifestyle of a vagabond . Finch...
  18. PinkLore

    Van, bus or trailer?

    Ive been thinking a lot about my next set of wheels. I used have a ford econoline (even had the business logo from the people I got if off of). It was a sweet van! But some things I want to do different... -be able to stand up. I'm not really into a topper idea, since I would like to be able to...
  19. Cornelius Vango

    Photos Photo Tour of my Bus

    Now that I've been living full-time in my bus instead of just using it as a detachable bedroom and work truck, I decided to take some pictures of my set-up.
  20. Cornelius Vango

    Video Leaving Slab City - packing up my bus and saying goodbyes

    This is the first of the videos I'll be uploading about my on-going adventure rubber-tramping poor (as fuck) from Slab City to Alaska where I have tentative plans for adventure!