train

  1. G

    Trainhoppers in Baltimore/DC area?

    hey, friends any experienced train hoppers in the area? i’m looking for some companions that are willing to help me with a first ride. ive done endless research / preparation so i ain’t gonna burden you with slingin me an entire train hop 101. it’d just be cool to not go it alone the first time...
  2. Goat Canyon Trestle Trail Head

    Goat Canyon Trestle Trail Head

    This trail has many old train trestles, bridges, and tunnels to hike through. The total distance of this hike would be approximately eight miles (16 miles round trip), so I would suggest perhaps camping out for the night at the abandoned passenger train cars (mentioned below). The trail and...
  3. izmonk

    Video Subway Slicker: Some NYC Tunnel Frogging

    That moment when you recognize someone on the train... First realpost on StP! Fooling around in the NYC tunnels is my pasttime, painting them too. For any transit heads, heres a clue: this was a BMT Line, where an area for a third trackway was built. Happy hunting :).
  4. Will Wood

    Closed Malls

    Closed Malls by State. probably have some kind of security. But some might make for exploration..?? http://www.deadmalls.com/stories.html#AZ
  5. Will Wood

    10 longest rail trails. Stealth camping possibilities?

    Pulling off on a long cycling trail may have places for stealth camping? And connect you with a couple of urban settings.. .. http://www.bicycling.com/rides/destinations/10-of-the-best-long-rail-trails-in-the-us
  6. Will Wood

    Knife or Multi tool, what do you carry on your belt, or in your pack?

    I've got a belt folding knife and some tools I've collected for various reasons in my back pack. I'd like to lose the weight and get a multi tool that is good enough. I'm thinking about a Stanley? It's cheep enough and good enough.? Not sure. Ideas??
  7. Cornelius Vango

    The Littlest Hobo

    Who has seen this glorious Canadian TV show from the 90s about a freight-hopping crime-fighting dog?
  8. Tech

    How's it going?

    Hey nomads, tell me about your day. A brief history of me, I was born in Barstow, CA in '96. Parents separated when I was young, been living in California City since '98. Instilled with a love for nature when I was young via camping trips with the family. Went to school on a military base for...
  9. Will Wood

    Colorado, Longmont/Boulder

    New to Colorado.. .. Anyone?? Man it is lonely and cold here.. Wondering if I made a big fucking mistake..
  10. Matt Derrick

    The StP Guide to Train Hopping is finished!

    As the title says, I finally finished a first draft of the train hopping guide I originally started almost two years ago (sorry for being such a lazy asshole): https://squattheplanet.com/articles/the-stp-guide-to-train-hopping.2/ keep in mind it's a first draft, and needs illustrations/images...
  11. Rolly Leonard

    Greetings From Georgia!

    hey guys my name is eli and currently i am in milledgeville georgia. i have been giving the vagabond lifestyle some very serious consideration (i have gone from georgia to cali and back earlier this year) and as of right now, the only thing holding me back is my girlfriend and lack of guidance...