TIMELINE | A hitchhiking robot goes west

Tracking HitchBOT across Canada

CBC News Last Updated: Aug. 5, 2014

A Canadian robot attempting to hitchhike its way from Halifax to Victoria has captivated the attention of people across the country - and the world - who are wondering if the little fellow with a bucket for a body and pool noodles for arms will make it all the way.

Check out an interactive timeline chronicling its journey thus far. We'll keep you updated until it reaches Victoria, so if you meet HitchBOT -- or give him a ride -- tweet us your photos and tell us about the experience.