BELCHERTOWN (CBS) — Tuesday’s heat proved to be too much for one local moose.

The animal decided to go for a swim in the Quabbin Reservoir Spillway in Belchertown.

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Moose In Quabbin Reservoir (Mass DCR Instagram)

Moose In Quabbin Reservoir (Mass DCR Instagram)

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Massachusetts’ Department of Conservation and Recreation took to Instagram later that day to document the animal’s dip.

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Temperatures are expected to remain hot throughout the week.