Some brave Lake Country residents go for a swim in Wood Lake Sunday. The New Year's Day polar bear swim was hosted by the Oyama Royal Canadian Legion.

Some brave Lake Country residents go for a swim in Wood Lake Sunday. The New Year's Day polar bear swim was hosted by the Oyama Royal Canadian Legion.

Polar bear swim makes a splash in Oyama

An enthusiastic crowd turned out for the 2017 polar bear swim at Wood Lake



The new year got off to a chilly start in Oyama.

An enthusiastic crowd turned out for the 2017 polar bear swim at Wood Lake on Oyama Road Sunday, New Year’s Day.

The tradition is hosted by the Oyama branch of the Royal Canadian Legion.