Experience the breathtaking beauty of the northern landscape while exploring the environment of our planet’s foremost polar bear denning area.
Days at the Lodge are spent seeking out the local wildlife – the great polar bear and her cubs, caribou, ptarmigan, foxes and possibly even wolves.
Our guides are indigenous to the arctic area and their expertise is second to none. Guests can fully enjoy a perfectly safe yet unforgettable world class experience!
A : 17 days (Date: TBA)
B : 15 days (Feb. 14 - 28, 2024)
C : 10 days (Date: TBA)
Deposit: $2,500 CAD
1st day : Winnipeg, Manitoba
2nd day : Winnipeg ~ Churchill, Train to Lodge
Days of searching for polar bears :
Second last day : Train to Churchill , Churchill ~ Winnipeg
Last day : Winnipeg ~Home
Rated EASY but COLD !
Moderate activity including medium distances to walk and some steps. There is no luggage handling service in Churchill. This tour is not recommended for people with canes or walkers.
The lodge is a refurbished navy communications base adjacent to Wapusk National Park and the world’s largest polar bear denning area. Open for only a short period every year, The expedition offers a unique opportunity in North America to see, virtually guaranteed, polar bear cubs and their mothers in their natural habitat.
Itineraries are intended as examples only. Actual itineraries may vary depending upon weather, wildlife habits, contract service providers, logistical decisions of the tour leader and forces beyond our control. Visitors must be prepared to be flexible; schedules may vary depending on conditions.
The dates for this package are the best based on historical data, but it is important to note that when polar bears emerge from their dens is entirely up to them. Sightings are never guaranteed.
The hotel, Lodge and airline all impose strict cancellation policies due to the high demand for services during polar bear viewing season and the difficulty of re-selling space if a late cancellation occurs. All payments that we make to the Churchill tour operator are non-refundable.
In the event that you must cancel your reservation, refunds will not be made and no partial refunds or credits will be given for services not used. We strongly recommend trip cancellation and medical evacuation insurance.
We strongly recommend trip cancellation and medical evacuation insurance. Many advance logistical arrangements have been made prior to the operation of these trips, so we must strictly adhere to the above cancellation policy. We will not be held responsible for missed connections, incorrect check-in times, improper documentation, and/or lost, stolen or damaged luggage. Any additional expenses caused by late or cancelled transportation carriers will be borne by the traveler.