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eB40

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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2013 3:26:11 PM

I never have.
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Tucsonhomes
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Message Posted: Nov 27, 2014 8:21:29 AM

Nope
Picked up a few, long ago
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 27, 2014 7:13:13 AM

Yes...I have many times as a teenager............
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47pickup
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2014 9:02:44 AM

Never
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 22, 2014 7:09:16 AM

yes....as a teenager......
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 10:34:16 PM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 7:37:01 AM

Yes.......
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 7:33:49 AM

Yes
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harrisc
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Message Posted: Nov 14, 2014 5:00:09 PM

I hitchhiked to my Grandmothers about 80 miles away when I was a kid.
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FrankLee1
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Message Posted: Nov 14, 2014 4:44:22 PM

I tried to but I must be too big and scary- nobody stopped. God help anyone that needs a ride when I drive past- I'm not stopping.
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MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Nov 14, 2014 4:28:00 PM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 6:39:41 PM

I did a lot of hitch-hiking as a teenager before having any wheels of my own............................

[Edited by: contiki at 11/8/2014 6:40:22 PM EST]
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Hemond
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 6:20:48 PM

I used to hitchhike nationwide and trans Canada for the adventure. Never locally. I always had a car from age 16 yet would go on hitching "vacations".
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 2:42:01 PM

Yes, but not in 45 years...
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d_clark
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 11:39:26 AM

no
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FieroGT
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 11:36:13 AM

Never in the past 50 years.
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 10:26:06 AM

no
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LibertyGuardian
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2014 8:18:55 AM

Never...I always figured if I didn't have the wherewithal to9 get somewhere of my own accord I had no business being there.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 3, 2014 7:07:19 AM

Yes...I have as a teenager......
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forestghost07
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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2014 10:45:45 PM

yes. 7 mi to college, 7 mi back
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2014 6:42:49 AM

Yes....I have.....
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hyeglenn
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Message Posted: Nov 1, 2014 10:06:54 AM

No.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 1, 2014 8:07:29 AM

yes....I have as a teenager,......
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RealtorJeff
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 11:18:42 AM

No
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Happyherman
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 11:18:27 AM

Never
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yodudebc
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 10:54:51 AM

Yes
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 10:22:35 AM

Yes 40 years ago.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2014 7:41:00 AM

Yes...I have......
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 9:50:50 AM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 6:38:51 AM

yes..........
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Plymouth 95
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2014 5:01:36 PM

Yes, often, back in the day; over 10,000 miles in 1961.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2014 6:50:13 AM

yes many times as a teenager................
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2014 9:20:56 AM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 8:05:39 AM

yes............
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MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 3:05:59 PM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 8, 2014 6:15:12 AM

Yes...I have.........
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cDagasGo
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 9:07:01 PM

No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2014 6:32:32 AM

I did years ago............
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the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Oct 2, 2014 9:42:43 AM


As an 18 year old kid, I hiked from Oakland CA to Baltimore MD. Took 6 days and 28 rides for the 3,000 mile jaunt. No. I wouldn't recommend anyone try to replicate it.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 2, 2014 6:18:06 AM

Yes....I have..............
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MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Oct 1, 2014 4:55:25 PM

Yes
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cujo1977
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 7:56:18 AM

Y
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twt
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 7:43:58 AM

I did it, when I was a kid.
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 7:33:47 AM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 7:28:17 AM

yes....I have....
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cujo1977
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 7:17:31 AM

Y
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 7:09:34 AM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 8:04:26 AM

Yes I have many years ago........
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 7:24:19 AM

No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 6:28:36 AM

yes...........
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47pickup
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 12:28:00 PM

Never
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