More often than not, urban explorers are dead scared of getting caught by cops than falling through a floor of a dilapidated building.
Getting caught is an essential thrill in urban exploration, but it’s also the biggest risk. While exploring abandoned places isn’t a crime in itself, most sites are protected by laws and trespassing could get you a ticket–or worse, arrested.
Surely, if one must go sneaking into abandoned private property, one must go prepared. Good thing there are seasoned urbexers who generously offer the best advice for rookie and experienced explorers alike. Check out these set of tips by Al Ebaster of the WebUrbanist for an exciting yet legal urban exploring experience.