Dream about running up steep hills is unfortunately a warning alert for your hopes that some problem or situation can be changed. You have failed to achieve a goal that you have set forth for yourself. You need to find another way to approach and solve your problems. It is a warning alert for someone in your life whose charm may ultimately prove harmful. You are getting caught up in your own guilt.
Running up steep hills dream is sadly your unwillingness to understand some issue. You are thriving on the negative aspects of your own self. Someone may be trying to motivate you. The dream symbolises the cycle of life or how things have a tendency of coming full circle. You have lost your true self.
If you dreamt about running up steep hills:
Rather than having just one major relationship at the moment, you seem to be working on a number of them all at once. There is plenty of room to experiment and find out which ones are really suited to your true nature. You may come to some conclusions, but it may still benefit you to keep an open mind for a while longer.