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Back to Hack

January 28, 2019
KLICK! Photo Gallery - Back to Hack 2019
January 28, 2019 - 3:00pm
January 24, 2019
The Flannel Fling in the Ring raised $450.
Back to Hack: Not too cold for a good time
January 24, 2019 - 6:00am
January 17, 2019
The Killer Vees perform.
Calendar of events: Jan. 17-26, 2019
January 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
Snow sculpture is seen at the 2016 Back to Hack event. Echo Journal file photo.
Back to Hack events slated Friday-Sunday
January 17, 2019 - 8:00am
January 14, 2019
Penguin Plunge Jumpers at Back to Hack have fun and support local programs like Hackensack Area Fire and Rescue and Faith in Action on jan. 19.
Penguin Plunge to benefit fire and rescue, Faith in Action
January 14, 2019 - 10:00am
January 11, 2019
Schedule of events. Click on the image to view the entire graphic.
Be ready to get Back to Hack Jan. 18-20
January 11, 2019 - 8:00am
January 10, 2019
Calendar of events: Jan. 12-26, 2019
January 10, 2019 - 7:30am
January 18, 2018
The emcee polar bear (Dan Meier) and penguin (Jay Cline) made their first jump into the waters of Birch Lake alongside Brian Thomas and Brad Blanks, who were the first to ever jump twice at the PAMDA Polar Plunge.
Back to Hack plunge features firsts
January 18, 2018 - 7:00am
January 11, 2018
Feeling winter blues? Get Back to Hack
January 11, 2018 - 5:30am
January 18, 2017
Purple Pride, a team consisting of Desi Yenne, Anastasia and Damien Williams, and Ed, Zoe and Katie Ripley, raised $160 for the PAMDA Penguin Plunge, which was held on a cold Saturday, Jan. 14, in Birch Lake. Travis Grimler/Echo Journal
Back to Hack participation warmed up with weather
January 18, 2017 - 10:12pm
January 12, 2017
File photo. One of the traditional Back to Hack events has already begun with the sculpting of the snow piles throughout this week. This was a 2016 Back to Hack snow sculpture. File Photo by Travis Grimler.
Back to Hack, already begun
January 12, 2017 - 1:22am
January 11, 2017
Calendar of events: Jan. 12, 2017
January 11, 2017 - 2:42pm
January 22, 2016
All participants in this year’s Frostbite UR Fanny fun run at Back to Hack crossed the finish line together. Katie Shetka and MaryKay Lael were the only participants, possibly due to frigid winds. Photo by Travis Grimler
Weather conditions complicate Back to Hack
January 22, 2016 - 9:44am
January 21, 2016
Back to Hack 2016
January 21, 2016 - 10:49am
January 13, 2016
Participants dressed up and jumped into Birch Lake in last year's annual Penguin Plunge, one of the many events held during Back to Hack Winter Festival.
Back to Hack to be celebrated Jan. 14-17
January 13, 2016 - 10:54am