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  1. Taming the Tiger

    Fastest/Best Routes, Chico to Los Angeles?

    Hey folks. Well, I’m coming close to the end of my first ever hitching trip. It’s been a hell of a ride; I went up the west coast from Palm Springs through Santa Barbara, SLO, Big Sur, the Bay, Arcata, Coos Bay on the 1 and 101, then up to Portland, back down to Eugene, Roseburg, Dunsmuir, and...
  2. Necessity is the Mother of Invention

    Necessity is the Mother of Invention

    So, after a few days stuck in Fresno, CA. this idea came to me. It worked! Don't expect much love on I-5 between Bakersfield and Sacramento. Ya gotta get creative! Made the ticket money and a bit extra before the cops ran me off.
  3. S

    Cottage Grove, OR - Vegas.

    About me: Hello, names Mike, been homeless for a few months now, result of exhausting resources trying to get my veteran benefits AND now I can't find anywhere to leave my pup Roshi while I work so can't get a job until recently. It hasn't got bad yet for me, just feels like camping. Have had a...