What to Expect: - Shiggy, Trains, Hills, Booze, Wildlife, Buckets, Beer,
Wanderlust, Hobos, Tramps, Bum Wine, Debauchery, Awarding of King and
Queen of the Hobos!, maybe attendance prizes or t-shirts if I can get my
Previous Winners:2008 – King: Frankie The D Queen: DMB
2009 – King: Lock Nut Monster Queen: Barnstar
2010 – King: Stink Queen: Diggity Diggity
2011 – King:? Queen:?
Is this trail near a metro link station?: No. Stay off the tracks. Forget it. It's a bum's world for a bum.
Is this trail stroller/wheel chair friendly?: Walker's map available, but it's all gas and no feel.
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From MO - Take I-270
North/East to I-255 North. Take the New Poag Road exit and turn right.
Take New Poag Road into Edwardsville all the way to Main Street. Take a
left on Main St. Go ½ mile down to Rusty's. Look for 'bos in the
From IL – Same thing as above. Or just come up Highway 159 to Downtown Edwardsville. Rusty's parking lot will be on your left.
On After Location:
- 1090 N Main St. Edwardsville, IL 62025 – Very Hobo Friendly - $3
Pitchers of Stag, $4 Pitchers of Miller Lite, $5 Pitchers of Bud Light,
Bar-B-Que on Saturday. $10 Buckets.
On After After Location:
and G's house- 914 Grand Ave. Edwardsville. Within walking distance
of the bar. Late night food and beer provided as well as crash space
for those either too drunk to drive or those who just want to have more
fun. Same rule applies as last year: Do not invite people from the bar
back to our house or we'll fucking kill you.
In case you get lost or need further directions you may contact
Gladdy at 618-406-7684 or G at 618-973-9091.