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wizehop

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Dude I'm saying this in the nicest way possible. Smith's falls is the easiest place on earth to catch freight. If you can't get on a train their you won't make it anywhere.

Did you really check things out? Have you ever hopped a train before?
 
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AlxReno

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Dude I'm saying this in the nicest way possible. Smith's falls is the easiest place on earth to catch freight. If you can't get on a train their you won't make it anywhere.

Did you really check things out? Have you ever hopped a train before?
No I haven't hopped a train before. I was hoping that someone would be able to help me out with my first time.
 

sd40chef

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What wizehop said. If you can't figure out Smith's falls stick yar thumb out or take a bus or drive or bike
 

coyote mogollon

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Hey everyone! I'm looking to catch out of Smith Falls, Ontario and go west to BC. After studying the station a bit I'm having trouble finding a smart place to wait for the right train. If anyone could help me at all that would be awesome. Thanks.

Google Maps - https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Smiths+Falls,+ON/@44.8994433,-76.0097914,14.48z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x4ccd88b03bb2843b:0x4cc0b1932e63baf8!8m2!3d44.9037939!4d-76.0216141
Honestly you guys could be a little easier on the dude. Hopping these days aint like 30 yrs ago, the security is SAVAGE. So Im no offianado but have squatted for a decade n taken a number of trains but many yrs ago. Security is everywhere. Cameras spot you and in 5 minz a cart rides up with mall cops kindly telling you to beat it. My advice: take your time. Do recon for several nights. Most trains it seems run at night. This is good cause fukn Security. Carry a light pack. Plent yof water. Sometimes you can get asense of where a trains going by the cars, like in the NW cars with cable have lumber, so their often hugging the close to the coast but not always. Just be aware you're gonna probably fuck up now and tyhren and catch the wrong one and end up in Siberia....but it an experience, que no?
 
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