Polar Bear Dip & Dash in Portland's East End

Polar Bear Dip & Dash - 5k - National Resources Council of Maine 

Join us to earn bragging rights while helping us raise awareness about climate change and funds in support of our work to keep Maine a special place! 

Energy efficiency, clean air, and renewable energy sources are a priority for National Resources Council of Maine (NRCM). Every cent raised from the Dip & Dash will be used to directly support our work for a clean energy future for Maine.

5K “warm up” run around Portland’s Back Cove trail: 11:00 a.m.
(Registration started at 9:00 a.m. at the Back Cove parking lot across from Hannaford)

Polar Bear Dip into Casco Bay: Noon
Shuttle returned participants to Back Cove parking lot after dip.

Cool prizes from local businesses for 5K winners by age class, and also for best costume, top fundraisers, and team spirit!

Help us celebrate by entering our Dip & Dash Trivia Contest – all entries must be received by December 10th.


Sunday, December 31, 2017 -
9:00am to 1:00pm
Running / Trails & Hiking
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