The Polar Bear Capital of the World is the only human settlement where polar bears can be observed in the wild. The bears tip the scale at over 1,300 pounds, stand 10 feet tall and can move with surprising speed and agility. Best viewing time is October to early November.

Churchill, population 1,000, and is accessible by air or the Hudson Bay Railway line is also home to a diverse eco-system and rich history offering some of the most amazing wilderness viewing opportunities including beluga whales in summer, bird watching, seals, northern lights, and much more.

Find out more about Churchill.

The Churchill Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 204-675-2022

Town of Churchill
Phone: 204-675-8871
  • Birding
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Guided package/tour
  • Manitoba History
  • Provincial Heritage Site
  • Provincial Historic Park
  • Self-guided tour
  • Step-on guide service
  • Wildlife/Nature Viewing
  • National Historic Site