Bad knees, bad back, extra pounds and a dream (4/2010)

I love hiking. the mountains are one of my favorite places. But as years passed, I simply did not get out, stay fit and enjoy the things I should have. As I approach my 50th year, I will be trying to recapture, not just my passion for the mountains, but to realizes my lifelong dream of going to Mount Everest. No time like the present, right? So, I started today with a 5k. I am going to get this wreck of a physical plant in some sort of functional shape and I am GOING to trek to base camp at Everest with Mountain Madness. Can I overcome two bad knees, one bad back and 70 pounds to get to my dream. Only I can make it happen. I know I can!

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About WhelanTrek

The mountains are in my blood and Everest has been a symbol to so many areas of my life. I blog about adventures and life in between.

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