The flight to Churchill is approximately 1.5 hours. Walking up to 1 mile on pavement, snow-covered, icy terrain. Dress warmly in layers. PLEASE NOTE: Churchill Northern Studies Centre will provide a final itinerary once you arrive at the centre. The current schedule is tentative and the order of programming is subject to change because of weather and the presence of polar bears.
A meal to-go consisting of a muffin, fruit, yogurt, and coffee will be available.
Our journey begins with our flight to Churchill, MB scheduled to leave from Winnipeg, MB.
Eat like a researcher! Enjoy a meal at the Churchill Northern Studies Centre (CNSC). There are several options for starters, main courses, and desserts. Coffee, tea, and water are included. This is a working research center, in which guests are asked to assist with dishwashing and clean-up.
An expert at the Studies Centre will lead a safety briefing and orientation.
At Churchill Northern Studies Centre.
There will be an introductory lecture "Polar Bears 101". Learn about the polar bear population in Churchill, polar marine ecology, and marine mammals.