Outdoor Recreation & Open Gym Activities

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There are some great activity options available to Students, Staff and Faculty. Take advantage of these adventure opportunities made available by the BC Wellness Center, Student Programs, Human Resources and the Wilderness Skills Certificate Program.

Spring 2017 Schedule… Registration Opens Thursday April 13th

There is a $5 registration/equipment fee added to your BC account for all advanced registration events. This is a non refundable fee regardless of participation, be committed before registration.  Once you are registered this fee can be paid through the cashiers office or online at:  www.bellevuecollege.edu/tuition

High Hut Backcountry Adventure 

May 25-26,  Ashford, Wa Near Mount Rainier

high hut

Take a group backpacking trip to a back country hut near Mount Rainier.  Participants will meet on Wednesday May 24 from 1:30-3:20 pm, T119 for a planning session to cover required gear, clothing, food, tour planning, and equipment rentals. Our next meeting will be on the mountain where we will hike into the hut and enjoy an evening feast with perfect views of the Mountain, weather permitting.  Don’t miss this epic adventure! Registration and planning session attendance required.

Table Tennis Tournament: Co-sponsored by the Office of International Education

Friday  April 28,  12:30-5:00 PM, North Court BC Gymnasium
table tennis set up in BC gymRegister for this Event!

Join the BC Wellness Center and the Office of International Education in the second annual BC Table Tennis tournament.  The tournament is open to all current BC Students, Staff and Faculty.  Paddle and Balls provide for those who need them.

Show your Skills while working toward the chance at ultimate bragging rights!


Introduction to Tandem Sea Kayaking

Tuesday, May 23  4:30-6:30 PM, Northwest Outdoor Center Lake Union

Kayaking Group Shot, Paddles Raised

Paddling the inland waterways of the Pacific Northwest is fun and safe. Just about anyone can paddle a kayak on Lake Union after a short orientation and have a great time. Participants will meet at Northwest Outdoor Center in Seattle. Equipment and instruction will be provided.

Introduction to Indoor Rock Climbing

Thursday  May 18,  5:00-7:00 PM, Redmond Vertical World
climber on indoor rock wall

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Rock climbing is a great way to relieve stress, build muscle tone and improve self-efficacy. It’s also one of the statistically safest recreational activities available. Put life priorities in perspective by dangling from a 40’ cliff with a fellow BC student.  All climbing equipment and instruction is provided. Packing list and information sheet provided upon online registration.

San Juan Island Bike Tour

Friday-Sunday June 2-4 San Juan and Orcas Islands
Group Cycling photo in Roche Harbor

Register for this Event!

Come Join us on San Juan Island for a bike tour, camp out and seafood pasta feast. We will meet in Anacortes, WA at the Anacortes Ferry Terminal. From there we will load all of our gear into the white BC support van and ride our bikes onto the ferry. Once we arrive at Friday Harbor on San Juan Island we will take a scenic bike tour of the island to our camp spot. Saturday and Sunday we will host rides of varying length and allow plenty of time to relax and enjoy the island pace of life. Space is limited!



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Last Updated April 17, 2017