Getting on the HyperGrid
HyperGrid Metropolis Registration:
Download and Install Firestorm viewer for OpenSim (be sure to select the OpenSim compatible option):
Launch Firestorm and enter the login info used for registration, select Metropolis Metaversum at "Log into Grid" and then hit "Login". Once connected find your way to hop://hypergrid.org:8002/ChezHack/122/175/31 you can use the World Map feature (Ctrl+M) and type ChezHack into the find field and teleport.
The region itself, like all regions, is 256x256 meters (840ft), equivalent to just over 16 acres in 1:1 scaling.
The region "ChezHack" has a terrain modeled after the Bay Area with a scale of 1:256, i.e., 1 meter in OpenSim is 256 meters of it's corresponding physical terrain. In the scale of 1:256, the region represents an area of just over 40x40 miles.
Building on the HyperGrid