By Jordan Stone
By Allyson Roberts
By Chris Johansen
To some, skiing and snowboarding is a weekend hobby or a sport. But to others, it's more than any of those things combined, it’s a lifestyle. Warren Miller, late ski and snowboard filmmaker has embodied the life of the sport with his feature-length films for as long as anyone can remember.
Western’s campus is cozily nestled alongside the hills of Sehome Arboretum, and at any given moment students are minutes away from rock climbing, biking, and hiking trails. Travel a bit further, and the road will lead to a vast amount of outdoor opportunities; whether it’s a six-day trip through the North Cascades, or a quiet hike through rolling hills of the Chuckanuts, adventure is waiting right outside your door.
Sunny skies and 80s glam metal set the scene for cyclists of all ages and abilities, as spectators rang cowbells and shouted encouragement to riders during the Cascade Cross at Bellingham BMX on Saturday, Oct. 13.