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Urban Exploration

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by GnomeToys, Aug 27, 2003.

  1. GnomeToys

    GnomeToys Elite Member

    Joined: Jun 24, 2003 Messages: 2,616 Likes Received: 4
    If you check the site in my signature you'll see that I'm into urban exploration which is basically exploring old abandoned buildings, off-limits areas of buildings, construction sites, and storm drains.

    Anybody else here interested in that kind of stuff?
  2. rubbish heap

    rubbish heap Senior Member

    Joined: Mar 18, 2003 Messages: 1,563 Likes Received: 2

    im interested in that shit, too, but strictly for finding new graff spots ;)
  3. nick5542

    nick5542 Member

    Joined: Feb 3, 2002 Messages: 840 Likes Received: 1
    i dont call it urban exploration. i call it fucking around and scoping.. but yeah im into it.:lol:
  4. suicidebombr

    suicidebombr Member

    Joined: Aug 23, 2003 Messages: 979 Likes Received: 0
  5. GnomeToys

    GnomeToys Elite Member

    Joined: Jun 24, 2003 Messages: 2,616 Likes Received: 4
    that's what I called it before I saw it on the internet. The only problem with the UE people is this holier-than-thou attitude and some kind of bizarre dislike of graffiti that has been forming lately.
  6. suburbian bum

    suburbian bum 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Jan 30, 2001 Messages: 14,673 Likes Received: 3
    I do enjoy that stuff a lot. Abandoned buildings, construction sites, big storm drain tunnels. ETC. IM not part of and stupid UE club or somthing i just do it for fun when i want to. I didnt know people actually had it as a special hobby.
  7. Dr. Dazzle

    Dr. Dazzle Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 19, 2001 Messages: 8,147 Likes Received: 3
    I prefer ghost hunting......
  8. loyd

    loyd New Jack

    Joined: Nov 27, 2002 Messages: 14 Likes Received: 0
    be carefull in underground structures because of hazordess atmosphere, I suppose that this is pretty much common sence, but you never know when some smart guy is going to dump some fuel into the storm system to ditch it.
  9. Kr430n5_666

    Kr430n5_666 Banned

    Joined: Oct 6, 2004 Messages: 19,229 Likes Received: 30
    I've been into that for 5 years. I would explain more, but I don't feel the need to contribute to the success of, what I believe is becoming, a new trend.
  10. krs702

    krs702 Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 6, 2000 Messages: 1,212 Likes Received: 0
    id be quite paranoid that i might get attacked
  11. Don't Panic

    Don't Panic Member

    Joined: Jun 2, 2003 Messages: 647 Likes Received: 0
    I am a fan of it, but am unfortunate enough not to live in an area with much to offer.
  12. Dick Quickwood

    Dick Quickwood 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Aug 25, 2002 Messages: 14,783 Likes Received: 14
  13. caL

    caL Senior Member

    Joined: Feb 7, 2003 Messages: 2,056 Likes Received: 0
    you see alot of urban exploration in scary movies.
    but they usually all die.
  14. Weapon X

    Weapon X 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Sep 6, 2002 Messages: 14,905 Likes Received: 202
    I saw this one site about “urban exploration” called infiltrate.com or some shit, and I laughed. They were explaining how to sneak into a pretty famous abandoned factory in my city. What, they don’t notice the spraypainted walls, and the squatters? Goddammit, people are a joke sometimes.
  15. Weapon X

    Weapon X 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Sep 6, 2002 Messages: 14,905 Likes Received: 202
    Pretty much hit it on the head. You need a mesh hat to participate in these adventures that take you from the suburbs to the “urban exploration grounds”. Whatever happened to finding spots to spraypaint? What’s up with urban exploration being spoken of on a graffiti site? It seems redundant. I’m drunk as sin.