Registration for Duluth's Polar Plunge Opens

By KBJR News 1

November 24, 2012 Updated Nov 24, 2012 at 11:51 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.COM) --- Registration for this winter's Duluth Polar Bear Plunge is now open.

The annual plunge into Lake Superior off Canal Park will be February 16th this year.

Check-ins will be at Grandma's Sports Garden and people start dipping into the chilly water at 3 p.m.

The plunge is presented by Minnesota law enforcement as part of the year-round Law enforcement torch run events.

About 1,000 people took the plunge last winter, raising more than $169,000 to support Special Olympics Minnesota.

Each participant must raise a minimum of $75.

You can register online for the Duluth Polar Plunge