Our Top 10 Favourite Things About Polar Bear Season

There is a lot to love about Churchill, especially during polar bear season. Here's our top ten favourite things about Polar Bear Adventures in Churchill, as chosen by our staff. How many of these are your favourites too?

10. Meeting people from all over the world and sharing Canada's North with new friends. 

A couple wearing Canada Goose jackets in Churchill

Guests visiting from Colombia ©Frontiers North Adventures

 9. The most beautiful sunrises and sunsets that you will ever experience. 
Polar bear walking across ice at sunset in Churchill, Manitoba
© Chelsea Davis 
8. The incredible sense of adventure.

Dog sledding into the sunset in Churchill, Manitoba

Dogsledding through the Boreal Forest ©Frontiers North Adventures
7. The welcoming people of Churchill. 

6. The clicking of cameras on the Tundra Buggy. 


5. The incredible, dancing northern lights. 

Glowing green northern lights

Northern Lights ©Simon Gee/CanUK Images

 4. Reconnecting with old friends as staff (and bears) arrive in town for the season. 

Abby_Matheson_DSC_0101© Abby Matheson

3. Polar bears lumbering across the tundra, backlit by the warm light of a Manitoba sunset. 

Mom and cub under a Churchill sunset

Churchill Sunset ©JP McCarthy

2. Seeing our guests light up as they catch their first glimpse of a polar bear.

Guests lining up to take photos of polar bears.


1. Polar Bears, Polar Bears, Polar Bears!

Mom and cub in the willows in Churchill, Manitoba

Mom & Cub ©Bob Debets


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