Games at Occum Pond include ice fishing
Members of the Dartmouth College Marching Band take part in the festivities on Occum Pond
The completed ice castle with its own ice slide is a big hit with the crowd
The "Occum Pond Party" featuring games, sleigh rides, marshmallow toasting, and, of course, skating
Skaters both young and old enjoy the Occum Pond festivities
Young skaters get comfortable for the couch potato race on the ice at Occum Pond
Some of the best collegiate athletes in the east -- including a competitor from Harvard University -- are drawn to the alpine races at Dartmouth Skiway
Large pieces of ice are shaped with a chainsaw to create an ice castle for the "Occum Pond Party"
Chunks of ice are moved and shaped to create an ice castle for the "Occum Pond Party"
Polar bear swimmers these days must wear safety lines, but the water's as cold as ever
The young and young at heart all turn out for the Winter Carnival events
The community event features sleigh rides
Alpine races at the Dartmouth Skiway attract crowds of spectators and competitors
Students Kelly Bogaert, Margi Dashevsky, Deirdre Sutula, and Jessica Rush garner style points at the 2010 "Carni Classic" ski race
Taking a dip in subfreezing temperatures has long been a carnival staple and draws a number of participants
All photos/art by The Bros. Kozowyk
Join photographers Christian and Jonathan Kozowyk as they capture the color and excitement of Dartmouth, New Hampshire’s Winter Carnival, which has been dubbed “the Mardi Gras of the North”.
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