Cross the Lake Swim 2023


Sunday, August 20, 2023


07:30 am - 10:30 am

Swim across Lake Bernard - the world's largest freshwater lake without an island. Come join us for some friendship and fitness! About this Event 7:30am start for 2km swim from Checkerboard Beach 8:00am start for 1km swim from Union Street Beach Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your swim start time. Both swims finish at the Town Dock. Note: If there is rain on the morning of Saturday, August 14, we will notify you and postpone the event to Sunday, August 15. Special Notes: Each swimmer will need an accompanying paddler in a kayak or canoe (sorry – no motorized boats/jet skis!). All are welcome to swim – who have open water swimming experience – it’s about fitness and fun! Need an accompanying paddler? If you are interested in swimming and need an accompanying paddler, please email us and we can help you find one. Interested in helping? Questions? Please contact Annie at