While most of us were still laying around the house in our underwear on a recent Saturday morning, a few hundred motivated athletes were climbing over nets, dodging fallen tree logs and leaping over fire pits.

The Spartan Race had finally arrived in Montana. Nestled between Kalispell and the beautiful Glacier National Park, this insane obstacle course enticed only the bravest of the brave to tackle the most difficult challenges. Sporting numerous layers of clothing to battle the chilly late winter temperatures, the locals seemed to have the upper hand with adapting to their climate while out of towners shivered towards the finish line.

Catch a glimpse of the action in this fast paced montage of the 2013 Spartan Race: