*There will be no 2023 Arctic Plunge


What is the minimum amount to raise per plunger?


Is there a changing room for plungers?

Yes. There is a changing tent with separate areas for men and women.

Is there emergency assistance if needed?

Yes.  The Maple Lake Fire Department Volunteers are always in the arctic waters during the plunge with their diving gear in case of emergency.

How deep is the jump area?

Approximately 4 feet.

Is there a warm place for us after the jump?

Yes. Warming trailers are provided for you to change and warm up.

How do I sign up?

Contact Deb Geyen to sign up and all of your Arctic Plunge needs!

2nd email for Deb: Deb.geyen@ci.maple-lake.mn.us

The Arctic Plunge is held in conjunction with the Maple Lake Ice Fishing Derby.

Proceeds from the Arctic Plunge benefit the Maple Lake Fire Department and the Maple Lake Property Owners Association.

Fishing Derby Arctic Plunge

Free T-Shirt or Beach Towel for All Plungers!

$100 minimum registration – get your friends and family to sponsor your jump!

  • Registration: 9:00am
  • First Jump: 10:00am
  • Cash prizes for top three costumes
  • Jump in groups – up to 5 jumpers

Located on the south side of Maple Lake along Hwy 55.

Arctic Plunge policies

  • All jumpers must sign a consent form.  Jumpers under 18 must have a parents signature.
  • There will be heated changing trailers near the jump
  • All jumpers must wear shoes
  • The Maple Lake Fire Dept will be in the water for safety
  • You can register the day of the event.

Plunge Registration Form

Plunge Parental Permission Form

Congratulations to our 2018 Arctic Plunge costume winners!

#1. ML Legion (Minnesota Nice).    $100.

#2. Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dumb.  Deb Geyer & Laun Aikin. $50.00

#3. Nutrition is our Mission from Maple Lake. $25.00