News & Blogs Locations in Toronto? (1 Viewer)

LuftBorne

Lurker
Joined
Mar 15, 2017
Messages
1
Current Location
Toronto
Hello everyone,
I have a pretty serious situation coming up and am asking for any tips, advice and general knowledge.
As the end of June is coming and the start of july; my roommate an I are not geared up to pay the rediculous amount of rent and are planning to purchase some gear for living outside. Now we are base in Toronto an need to stay in the general area as I unfortunately have to work, an all my work is base around the GTA. Does anyone have an idea where in toronto a good location to set up a camp that is hidden enough but also easy to access general services\ civilization
 
Click here to buy one of our amazing custom bandanas!

Drengor

Pilgrim
Joined
Aug 31, 2016
Messages
130
Current Location
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Are you talking about a tent and backpack situation? Keep in mind you get to bring very little stuff with you. Where do you work? Toronto's a huge place, do you have a bike? Presto pass? Go transit?

There's easy temporary camping once you're out of the downtown core, but there won't be anywhere you can permanently set up with any amount of reliability for a while out. That's a lot of commuting.

Ever consider doubling down and getting yourself a van to dwell in?
 

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

About us

  • Squat the Planet is the world's largest social network for misfit travelers. Join our community of do-it-yourself nomads and learn how to explore the world by any means necessary.

    More Info

Support StP!

Donations go towards paying our monthly server fees, adding new features to the website, and occasionally putting a burrito in Matt's mouth.

Total amount
$45.00
Goal
$100.00

Monthly Goals

  1. Paying the Bills
    $45.00 of $50.00
    The first $50 in donations go towards paying our monthly server fees and adding new features to the website. Once this goal is reached, we'll see about feeding Matt that burrito.
  2. Buy Matt a Beer
    $45.00 of $75.00
    Now that we have the bills paid for this month, let's give Matt a hearty thank you by buying him a drink for all the hard work he's done for StP. Hopefully his will help keep him from going insane after a long day of squishing website bugs.
  3. Feed Matt a Burrito
    $45.00 of $100.00
    Now that the bills are paid and Matt has a beer in his hand, how about showing him your love by rewarding all his hard work with a big fat burrito to put in his mouth. This will keep him alive while programming new features for the website.
  4. Finance the Shopping Cart
    $45.00 of $200.00
    Now that the bills are paid and Matt is fed, perhaps it's time to start planning for those twilight years under the bridge... if only he had that golden shopping cart all the oogles are bragging about these days.

Latest Status Updates

Finally out n about, heading to London, OH
Thanks to otch0z and Sam for kicking back and keeping is sane in the homestead, hope you had a wicked time!
If for some dumb reason you're in bemidji Minnesota, come see me perform at the hard times! Playing folky stuff with an old road dog
nastynaty wrote on Honey Crust's profile.
Please finish your hitch hiking story... Or just tell us youre alive!!
i've been a waterworld nomad so i don't have to walk.
Jax Katz wrote on Cornelius Vango's profile.
Greetings from a Florida forest dweller !
youtube channel

There's a Cadillac parked outside of my squat.... I should've changed the locks earlier..
Little Rock.....again.....

Members online