07/02/2012 07:25 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Braving A Wild Ropes Course In Arizona (VIDEO)

I'm always up for a challenge so when I heard about the new high ropes challenge course at Canyon Ranch in Tucson, Arizona, I was excited to give it a try as a new Travel Therapy experience.

What I didn't know is just how much of a physical and mental test this unique vacation experience was going to be.

I tried tackling the course when the temperature was close to a sizzling one hundred degrees and I was recovering from a couple stress fractures in my foot. Let's just say that this vacation challenge quickly became a true battle.

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