Bridgewater College is committed to providing fun-filled, educational and challenging adventures to all members of the BC community regardless of skill level.
Some of the Mid-Atlantic's best locations for rock climbing, hiking, white water rafting, mountain biking, canoeing and skiing are just short drives from the BC campus. Shenandoah National Park, George Washington National Park, Dolly Sods and North River are some of these destinations for adventure, as well as the ski areas of Massanutten, Snowshoe and Wintergreen.
Visit the Outdoor Center
The outdoor center is located in Rebecca Hall, room 212. Information is available from the outdoor center regarding all types of adventures. The center is staffed by students who can provide you with resources to have your own adventure.
Outdoor center hours: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Monday - Friday
For more information contact:
Assistant Director of Student Activities
The outdoor center provides:
- Area maps and brochures for adventure outfitters
- Sleeping bags
- Cooking kits and utensils
- Canoes (Paddles and PFD'S)
Opportunities for outdoor adventures include:
- Hiking in the Shenandoah National Park
- Laser Tag
- Rock climbing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Skiing and Snowtubing
*Program costs will range from $10-25 depending on type of event.
Many of the outdoor program trips are planned and guided by BC staff, but some trips enlist the assistance of outside experts. These guides come from community-based, outdoor-adventure sources and help BC offer a wider variety of outdoor adventures.