• Are there age restrictions for this Expedition?

    Our Bears & Aurora Arctic Adventure is recommended for ages 8 & up.
  • What is a single supplement fee?

    A single supplement fee covers the loss of income by the lodge when one single person occupies a room. That person pays a premium as room availability is limited during our operating seasons.
  • What other things are there to do in Churchill at this time of year?

    You can also visit the gift shops and the Parks Canada center at the Churchill train station in your free time where they provide films, slideshows and lectures to visitors (based on availability).
  • What type of planes will we be flying in from Winnipeg to Churchill and return?

    Your flight between Winnipeg and Churchill will be with Calm-air on either a chartered or regular flight. Further instructions will be provided upon booking and/or with your travel documents.
  • What are the typical temperatures in Churchill in September?

    The average temperature in September is between 2 and 9 degrees Celsius (35 and 48 degrees Fahrenheit). It might feel cooler because of wind so be sure to bring the recommended clothing.

  • What payment types are accepted?

    Winnipeg Office: For Reservations in Winnipeg we accept Visa and MasterCard. 
    All payments are charged in Canadian Funds. If applicable, funds will be converted to US Funds by your credit card company at the exchange rate they use at the time of processing.

    At The Lodge: Lazy Bear Expeditions, Lodge & Café accept Visa, MasterCard, Debit and cash.

    US credit card or debit: US and Canadian currencies are accepted. All payments are charged in Canadian Funds and converted to US Funds by your bank or credit card company at the exchange rate they use at the time of processing.

    Cash: It is best to bring Canadian Funds because US Funds are accepted at par with Canadian currency.

  • What should I pack for the trip?

    The weather in September can vary quite significantly. There can be warmer days and cooler days so it is important to layer your clothing. Warm clothing is recommended. We recommend packing the following:

    • Loose fitting clothing, long socks, long-sleeved shirt and pants for cooler days (be sure to layer)

    • A wind breaker/light rain jacket/sweatshirt/fleece jacket/warm fall jacket for cooler days

    • Thermal under clothing, a touque (a close fitting hat covering your ears), mittens or gloves for the boat and walking tour

    • Hiking shoes or runners with ankle support

    • A good shade hat, sun glasses, binoculars, camera

    • Spare batteries for each camera type you bring

    • Charging cords for laptops, cell phones, tablets

    • We also recommend bringing along a small carry-on bag with your absolute necessities just in case your luggage makes it to Churchill after you do

  • What does Lazy Bear Supply?

    Life jackets are provided for boat tour.