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Best New Year's Dips

Take the plunge! Ring in the New Year with an icy, refreshing dip in waters from Coney Island to Vancouver. Can’t make it for New Year’s? Plunges later in the month await, too!

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Blowing Rock Winterfest

Head to the mountains of North Carolina for the annual Blowing Rock Winterfest. This lively winterfest features a plunge into the icy waters of Lake Chetola, followed by the chance to warm up with hot chocolate and chili in downtown Blowing Rock. When: Late January

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