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Where, when and how to see northern lights in Churchill, Manitoba

What does it feel like to see the northern lights dance above you in the remote subarctic? Many have described the experience as a humbling one; an awe-inspiring event that leaves one feeling so, so small in the grand scheme of our magnificent universe. And yet, in that moment of humility, there may also be an overwhelming sense of significance. Therein lies the magic of the aurora borealis. 

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Wintery weekend in The Pas

I’m just gonna say it. I think winter gets a tough rap. So many haters out there trying to escape the snow and crisp, fresh air. Admittedly, I’ve been one of those haters for a long time, but you know what? That ends now. Or rather, it ended a couple of years ago when, while showing a group of

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9 vehicles for viewing polar bears

There’s more than one way to see a polar bear. In fact, you’ll probably be surprised by just how many options are available. If encountering a polar bear in Churchill – at very a safe distance, of course – is one of those things on your bucket list of activities, here are nine vehicles that will get

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14 fascinating facts about beluga whales

It’s a fact: beluga whales are awesome (source: everyone who’s ever seen one). These cool white whales are a fun bunch with a some interesting features. So let’s dive in and learn about the whales that can be seen during the summer months in Churchill, Manitoba. The whale of many names 1. Beluga

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Quotes from the tundra

Oh boy do we love polar bears here at the office! We asked our adventure-seeking staff to tell us about their polar bear experiences. From heartfelt exclamations to humorous and playful captions, these fascinating creatures evoked expressions that span the spectrum of human emotions… Seeing a polar

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It’s Beluga Week!

Yep, we’re doing it. We’re all about the beluga whale this week in Manitoba ( #BelugaWeek ). We’ve got a huge crush on those smiling sea mammals up in Hudson Bay, so we’re going to be sharing love notes about the unsung singing belugas of Churchill. Check back here and on our Facebook , Twitter and

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Top 10 wildlife encounters

Do you have wildlife wanderlust? It’s that feeling you get when you spot a wild animal on your travels – the one that leaves you mesmerized and tingling with excitement. Ranging from the dangerous to the unique to the elusive, Manitoba is full of wildlife encounters you will never forget. Here are