Now that the ice is frozen and the New Year is here, winter time is in full effect on Lake Minnetonka. Right around the corner is the annual North American Championship Pond Hockey on Jan 24th-26th. This year the tournament will feature over 60 teams, playing 150 games in 3 days on Lake Minnetonka in front of Exclesior homes and Maynards Restaurant. With 4 divisions competing on the ice, the whole family can be participate. All proceeds will benefit “Defending the Blue Line”. Be sure to sign up your team or cheer your friends on as they compete for the coveted cup.