Joseph Hey

Joseph Hey, or Joedirt began hiking his senior year of high school. In the summer of 2016 he decided to attempt a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. The thru-hike was cut short at the halfway point at Pine Grove Furnace, when Joedirt succumbed to Lyme disease. You can read about this ill-fated journey at Joseph now lives in MT.


The Pains of Hiking Lite

The Pains of Hiking Lite

The straps of my 46L pack dug deep, red, pressure marks in my shoulders. None of the 20-25lb loads stored in the nearly frameless pack, (a

Jun 17, 2017 : Joseph Hey