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

Where to find a wild polar bear in a Winnipeg alley

Wolseley is one of the most unique areas in Winnipeg to walk around in, both during the summer and winter months. The neighbourhood, architecture and the murals are what make this area of the city so unique. However, there is a beautiful new addition to the area and it’s something that will

Mind-blowing moments from my Churchill summer safari

“Welcome to Churchill. Either you’ll get it, and I won’t have to explain it to you. Or you don’t get it, and I’m not going to bother explaining it to you.” Our Lazy Bear Expeditions guide Jason – a goateed, sun/wind-kissed wildlife photographer – is an affable straight shooter who sets our

Fly away to northern Manitoba this summer

Header photo by Gage Fletcher Thinking about a once-in-a-lifetime vacation that takes you off the beaten path? Point your compass north to explore some of Manitoba’s greatest northern destinations. A flight with Calm Air means you can spend less time travelling and more time exploring these gems.

Manitoba’s world records

In the spirit of Olympic record-breaking performances, here are some of Manitoba’s own world records. Largest mosasaur on display Bruce, the massive mosasaur fossil on display at Morden’s Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre holds the Guinness World Record in this category. At 13.05 m (42.815 ft), it

5 must-reads that bring belugas to life

We’ve hosted many top-tier travel media to Churchill over the years to feature beluga whales. As professional travellers, they’ve experienced the world’s wildest adventures, yet they commonly cite the up-close beluga tours as their most magical trip EVER. If you won’t take Travel Manitoba’s word for

What’s your beluga viewing style?

What does your beluga viewing style say about you? Are you family-oriented, adventurous or immersive? Maybe you prefer to see the full picture, while others like to be more immersed. In Churchill, there’s an abundance of ways to get to know the canaries of the sea on a summer arctic safari… Zodiac