By Selina Cerda |Staff Writer| Spring Breakers, if you are not the party type, you can still do something fun with friends and family close by that won’t burn a hole in your pocket. Geocaching is an inexpensive, fun “apptivity” to enjoy during Spring break. Created on May 2, 2000, Geocaching is the world’s largest scavenger hunt. There are several types of caches and they can be found anywhere from a photo on a computer to a hidden container in a park. “Geocaching is a very productive activity. I think that it would bring you closer to not only your clique, but to Mother Nature as well,” said student Adriana Hoeffner. Caching has never been more accurate and intuitive since … [Read more...] about Spring Break 2015
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By Ryan Navaroli |Staff Writer| Imagine yourself on beautiful Big Bear Lake looking around at the seven mile stretch of water, surrounded by the San Bernardino National Forest. Now picture yourself having the opportunity to swim the entire length of the lake, but conveniently located on campus at the CSUSB pool. Winter quarter challenges Coyotes’ endurance with the Student Recreation and Fitness Center's Swim the Bear challenge. The Swim The Bear challenge is 497 laps that many participants attempt to accomplish at the CSUSB pool. These seven miles will test participants on their competitiveness as they look to swim the equivalent of Big Bear Lake. The challenge is not for the … [Read more...] about Challenge the Bear
By Mackenzie von Kleist |Staff Writer| It’s raining, it’s pouring and the old sports are boring. Sitting like a couch potato watching baseball and the NBA playoffs doesn’t have to be the only option right now for students, especially with so many sports and activities right next door to San Bernardino at Big Bear Lake. “I try to be as active as possible especially with summer right around the corner,” said student Lauren Halseth. “Living in San Bernardino doesn’t really give us many options for activities so me and some of my friends head up to Big Bear for water sports and zip lining.” If you’re looking for action or something different to try, zip lining is a good bet and a … [Read more...] about Dont be lazy! Have Big fun at Big Bear Lake.