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.

Summer 2015 Schedule

Registration Opens July 8th, Don’t Delay, Spots fill FAST!

There is a $5 registration/equipment fee for all advanced registration events.

Introduction to tandem Sea Kayaking

Paddling the inland waterways of the Pacific Northwest is fun and safe. Just about anyone can paddle a kayak and have a great time on Lake Union after a short orientation. Participants will meet at Northwest Outdoor Center in Seattle for a brief equipment and safety session and enjoy an hour of paddling on the lake.  No prior experience required..

Geocaching Race!  Like hiking, competition and scavenger hunts?  This event is for you!

Geocaching is a Worldwide scavenger hunts that exists all around us.  Join the BC wellness center in learning about this great activity that combines navigation skills, hiking, problem solving and a little luck.  Participants will finish the event with a chance to race head to head, prizes for winners and participants alike.

Guided Hike

Meet at the Rattlesnake Ledge trail head for a group hike. Great experience for first time hikers and experienced hikers alike! 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 (10 essentials recommended) . Take this opportunity to meet other outdoor enthusiast and start your weekend in an active and invigorating way.