Where Have I Been??

Where Have I Been??

I've been exactly where I need to be. Continuing to build towards the future of hike the good hike. Here's some thoughts as I do so..... While I sit in a Maine lean-to listening to the stories of Appalachian Trail north...
by Jesse Cody on August 19, 2018
How We Met Mika

How We Met Mika

Most days call for a break. We fight across a river and slip and slide across snow. When we reach a stretch of dry grass with some nice shade, we take advantage. This day was no different than any other. We...
by Jesse Cody on July 28, 2017
The Finish of the Hardest Stretch the High Sierras

The Finish of the Hardest Stretch the High Sierras

Checklist of negatives... The mutha fu*cking (my pops doesn't like when I swear in my blogs) Sierras!!! Taken down by a river... check Hypothermic shock from below freezing water temps... check Altitude sickness at 14505 feet... check Lost hiking pole down...
by Jesse Cody on July 28, 2017
Crapping in the Woods

Crapping in the Woods

Nah just kidding. I wrote the title just to grab your attention. Trust me there's nothing you truly want to know about crapping in the woods. Especially during bug season. Ugh.... This is a quick check in as we've slowed to...
by Jesse Cody on June 16, 2017
Sh*t Happens

Sh*t Happens

Hiker poles left on the side of the road and lost – check… Tent poles and tent ripped by a freak gust of strong wind coming through camp – check… Well shit does happen on the trail so what can I...
by Jesse Cody on May 19, 2017
It's Been A While

It's Been A While

Where to start.. it's been a year and a half since my adventurous Appalachian Trail (the AT) thru hike. Stating the obvious, yes, it was life changing. It's meant more to me than any goal I've achieved in my lifetime. Sometimes...
by Jesse Cody on March 17, 2017
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