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 2016 Schedule… Registration Opens Wednesday 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 registrating.  Once you are registered this fee can be paid through the cashiers office or online at:  www.bellevuecollege.edu/tuition

Iron Horse Bike Tour and Cookout  

June 2, 2:30-7:00 PM, Iron Horse Trail; Snoqualmie Tunnel

Bikers Riding Through Tunnel

Join us for this scenic bike tour on the John Wayne Trail. Experience biking through the 2.2 mile long Snoqualmie tunnel and enjoy a trail side cookout! All experience levels welcome!  Bike rentals available for the first 10 to sign up, or feel free to use your own!

Hiking 101, Learn the Basics

Monday June 6, 1:30-4:00 PM, Franklin Falls

Franklin Falls View

Learn how to properly prepare yourself for a day hike and learn about leave no trace environmental ethics while experiencing this beautiful Pacific Northwest waterfall. Meet at Franklin Falls trail-head at 1:30 pm on Monday, June 6th, don’t miss out on this fun and educational opportunity!

Geocache Mystery Adventure

Wednesday June 8, 3:00-6:00 PM, Tiger Mountain

Geocache Label

Learn and utilize navigation skills to guide your team on an investigative back-country journey. Find clues hidden in geocaches around Tiger Mountain to solve the mystery and find a missing person! *no experience necessary – beginning level navigators/geocacher’s welcome (and encouraged!)

Sunset Night Hike

Thursday June 9 6:00-11:00 PM 7:00 PM, Chirico Trail to Poo Poo Point

Student Group on Poo Poo Point Lanch Pad

Enjoy a sunset hike while building a sense community with active peers.  The Hike will be up the Chirico Trail in Issaquah to Poo Poo Point for a spectacular view and night hike down.  Learn the basics of general hiking, and hiking in low visibility (night hike down). There will be a small picnic at the viewpoint before the sun sets. Bring your Camera!

Guided Friday Hike

Friday June 10,  2:00-5:00 PM, Rattlesnake Ledge

Mountain View toward Middle Fork Valley

Meet at the Poo Poo Point 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 . Take this opportunity to meet other outdoor enthusiast and start your weekend in an active and invigorating way.

Last Updated May 24, 2016