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been lurking around for a while, trying to learn about this lifestyle. i am interested in these threads, but haven't really been part of the discussion. that is about to change. for personal reasons, i won't be posting personal information, but i can tell you that i am interested in trainhopping and hitchhiking. i will try to be a more active member of the comunity, but i can't really make promises.
 
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Welcome!!!

I highly recommend to read Matt Derrick's book: The Anarchist's Guide to Travel. Which can be purchase here at the site store.

And if you're interested in freight train hopping: The Hobo Handbook A Field Guide to Living by Your Own Rules by Josh Mack available on Amazon.

And of course the threads on this wonderful site!
 
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