"It will be a steep climb to say the least."
Young as he was, the steep climb had taken its toll.
My own knees start to give way during the last steep climb.
She changed direction and went into a steep climb toward the sun.
She pulled up on the collective and we began a steep climb.
Here, the women had a steep climb to get to the range.
For example, the steep climb of oil prices during the 1970s could have this result.
It would be a steep but not very difficult climb to reach them.
From the south you need about 20 minutes for the short but steep climb.
The pond is up a steep climb from the house.