trainhopping

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    Zee trayne
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  4. anticivdaddy161

    Hopping Out of Salt Lake City, Utah

    Departing from: Salt Lake City Destination: Different state Date range: March 3rd to September About me: Anarchist, buddhist, anarchopunk, have hopped from Denver to Salt Lake City before. Looking for fellow travellers. I've met up with local trainhoppers, but I haven't hopped out yet.
  5. LyamCass

    All I hear is trains...(Pt. 1)

    *Just a quick story about my first trainhopping experience* ;) I woke up at 2am, ready for the BNSF to Nola. I walk the line to where the yard is located(3 miles) and meet an old homeless dude(forgot name) that informs me that line only runs tankers to the chemical plants...pretty sure I’ve...
  6. loathsomeginger

    Planning to freight hop for 6-9 months out of So Cal soon, seeking road dog

    I'm planning on heading out from Southern California--Ventura to be precise--for about 6 to 9ish months to ride the rails all over the US, Canada and possibly Mexico beginning sometime in the next 2-4 weeks. I'm not a complete greenhorn by any means but far from being a trainhopping expert, i.e...
  7. Laski North

    Ever Hopped in Alaska??

    I plan on hopping my first train in my home state Alaska this summer.. Anyone ever hopped out here and could give me any tips//anyone travelling up here this summer and maybe wanna hop together??
  8. justanotherperson

    The lifestyle: How did you start out?

    What made you start traveling? How did you discover this alternative lifestyle was for you.? For me i had read some books as a kid that lightly touched on the subject of tramping. At the time i was dead set on joining the military, i thought that was that best way to prove myself, enrich myself...
  9. nivoldoog

    Sheldon Cooper wanted to be a hobo.

    Saw the preview of the new tv with Sheldon from big bang. He said if his physics career did not pan out that one of his back up plans was hobo. Now, we already know he is a train enthusiast, but can you imagine him as a train hopper. I myself have not "yet" done it. But can you imagine! Let us...
  10. OmFish

    Following tracks coast to coast

    Sup all! New to the site, joined cuz me and a mate are about to catch out soon and head west (we're in NY now, have been stationary for a while and I personally have seen enough concrete jungle to last a few years) We are thinking of trying our hand at hopping trains. Have lots of friends down...
  11. ToadStuff

    Chicago area

    Hi, everyone I'm going to be in Chicago pretty soon and am looking for a Road dog to head south with. I'm hoping to find a job reconstructing Louisiana. I plan on going sober the whole way, so if you're sober it's a plus but not a requirement, and I'm 27 btw. I wanna either wanna trainhop or...
  12. J

    Alaska

    Any tips, advice, recommendations, "must-sees". How bad are the bears... anyone know if boat or flight is the only way to get to glacier bay national park? has anyone ridden alaska rail...?
  13. boxcar

    Greeting from Alberta, Canada. Looking for freight hoppers

    Im british staying in canada till april and have done lots of research and read lots of guides to freight hopping, However before I attempt it i would like someone to teach me the ropes, i will keep you topped up with beer :) Im based in Banff/Canmore
  14. Freerange Butters

    Mexico SHROOM JOURNEY!!

    Yes, it's exactly what it sounds like; a journey to Mexico to trip on some magical mushrooms! I plan to start somewhere North of the U.S.A; maybe even Canada and go down to Oaxaca Mexico to trip on some shrooms and record the whole process! Now some of you guys might ask: "Why are you going all...
  15. HairyLox

    Hi, Mary Fox here

    Hi there kitties. I'm new to using StP, but not to the name nor traveling. I've seen most of the states minus the North East and southern Cali. I'm here to connect with old friends and meet new ones. I've done most of my traveling using my thumb, and gas jugging spiel. I've hopped freight a few...
  16. G

    Greetings from Oswego County, New York

    hey, im from upstate new york, oswego county.. any punxs around here? My girlfriend and i wanna travel by train, it'll be our first time traveling.. any advice?