Did you know that hiking is really just walking outside (not on pavement)? Who knew?!?
When I was a fatty, the idea of hiking kinda scared me. Perhaps it was because I knew how much my feet, ankles, knees, and back would hurt after hiking in a 256+ lb 5' 4" body....not to mention the sweat and beat red face that would happen too.
Well, the secret is out....this indoor girl is becoming more outdoorsy.
I heaved myself up another mountain today. A 2+ hour hike. Here are some of the views at the top:
Imagine my surprise when I saw this 4-5 foot rattlesnake heading my way while we took a break on the trail...YIKES! It seemed just as scared of me as I was of it:
Here I am at the top!