Outdoor Recreation & Open Gym Activities
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.
Winter 2014 Activities
There is a $5 registration/equipment fee for all advanced registration events.
NEW Snowshoeing Overnight Adventure
- Training Class, Wednesday March 12, 3:00-5:00 PM
- Overnight, March 14-15, 3:00 PM Friday- 11:00 Am Saturday
Learn what is needed to extend your camping season year round. Participants will meet on Wednesday March 12th from 3:00-5:00 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 construct a snow shelter and experience perfect star gazing (weather permitting). Don’t miss this epic adventure!
Introduction to Snowshoeing
Basic snowshoe information, snowshoes, route selection and views will be provided. Participants will meet at trail heads along the I-90 corridor in the Snoqualmie pass region for a great Friday afternoon workout and mental reboot. Be prepared for winter driving and dress for winter weather conditions. Packing list, s and information sheet provided upon online registration. Get out There!!!
Introduction to Indoor Rock Climbing
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.
Guided Friday Afternoon Hike
Meet at the Rattlesnake Ledge trail head for a group hike. Great experience for first time hikers, anyone is welcome to join! Basic information and topographical maps will be provided. Come prepared with comfortable walking/hiking shoes, a day pack with water, food, clothing and a light source (head lamp required). Take this opportunity to meet other outdoor enthusiast and start your weekend in an active and invigorating way.