Polar Bear Plunge to congest roads

The following road and locations may be affected by vehicles and pedestrians attending the Polar Bear Plunge.

The New Year’s Day event is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, at Double Bluff County Park, Freeland.

Road closures are not expected, but drivers are asked to exercise caution along Double Bluff Road, between East Shore Avenue and Millman Road.

The South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District apologizes in advance for any inconvenience the event may cause, and appreciates the public’s patience during this annual event.

The event is open to the public.

Visit or call the district office at 360-221-5484 for details.

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