Polar Bear Plunge in Chico Sycamore Pool Set for New Year's Day 2019

Happening Tuesday afternoon - the annual polar bear plunge is set to take place at Sycamore Pool in Lower Bidwell Park.

Posted: Jan 1, 2019 6:21 AM

CHICO, Calif. - Happening Tuesday afternoon - the annual polar bear plunge is set to take place at Sycamore Pool in Lower Bidwell Park. 

Lots of swimmers ring in the new year by taking an ice cold plunge in the chilly waters.

If you think you're brave enough - that's set to take place at 1 p.m. Tuesday. 

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We've had beautiful weather over northern California today and it will continue through Wednesday before changes begin. Those changes will first involve cooler air and stronger wind, with rain and snow chances following.
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