Snowy Owl Sighting in Churchill

  This early season shot of a snowy owl in Churchill by local photographer and birder Rhonda Reid bodes well for the possibility of high numbers this polar bear season starting in October. Keep checking back for updates and awesome images like this one from the... read more

Churchill Video of the Week – Polar Bear Hostages

      Russian scientists were held captive on a small island off eastern Russia after they exhausted all their non – lethal flares and air horns. The group of five researchers had to endure two weeks of captivity in their compound on Troynoy Island... read more

Franklin’s HMS Terror Found

Just over a week ago the second piece of the 1845 ill – fated Franklin expedition was found in Terror Bay, Nunavut on the southern shore of King William Island. The illusive second grande puzzle piece of the expedition mystery was found in about 70 feet of... read more

Polar Bear Season Coming Soon

Polar bear season in Churchill is coming soon, actually just a few short weeks! Thousands of travelers will make the trek to Churchill over a six – week period to witness, up close and personal, one of natures most amazing spectacles, the gathering of polar... read more

Churchill Video of the Week – Beluga Whales

A short video clip by National Geographic documenting springtime for beluga whales in the north. Belugas migrate south in the spring from the Hudson Straits to the estuaries of the Hudson Bay. Thousands of belugas make the trip to the warmer waters and shallow,... read more

Northern Lights in Northwest Territories

Without question this past year has been one of the most prolific for northern lights displays in the Arctic and sub – Arctic. This CBC North shot is simply breathtaking and the heart of the northern lights season is still months away. We are looking forward to... read more

Polar Bears Active Early in Churchill

Thought this might be of interest to travelers heading to Churchill this year to see the king of the Arctic! There are plenty of bears waiting to greet you and be photographed. Should be an amazing polar bear season in Churchill!... read more

Churchill Video of the Week – Hunting Seals

Video footage of polar bears hunting seals out on the pack ice is rare since accessing the ice can be extremely dangerous and incredibly expensive for film crews. Then, once there, polar bears have to cooperate, actually find the seal dens then attempt to hunt. This... read more
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The Town of Churchill

The Town of Churchill