Hiking is one of those activities that's great for all types of people, regardless of athletic ability. It's a fun thing to do with a group friends, with family or even by yourself. However, it's quite easy to end up accidentally climbing 14,000 feet up a mountain when you only planned a nice easy loop through an open field.
In honor of those times when you end up accidentally scaling a mountain, here are nine gifs from "The Office" to describe the stages of hiking:
1. When you start off the day, ready to embark on a nice, gentle hike:
2. When you realize it's a bit more strenuous than you thought: