Both figuratively and literally! We camped out this weekend and climbed both Cascade and Porter Mountains - 2 of the high peaks of the Adirondacks. What a great time!!
I haven't climbed a true mountain in a year and I was shocked at how easy it was. Well, maybe easy isn't the correct term, but my heart rate stayed really low and I could easily dash up steep pitches like this:
Here are DH, the dogs and I at the top of Cascade Mountain:
And then one more of me at the top of Porter Mountain, the second one we climbed:
I'll tell you what, it feels great to be so active and to not have a day like this exhaust me.