Prepare to be wowed! You will spend two full days on the Tundra tracking along the coastline and in our  touring-permit zone of the Wildlife Management Area.

Each day you'll explore the amazing Hudson Bay coastline observing the majestic Polar Bear up close and personal. Along the way, look for Arctic Fox, Arctic Hare, Camouflaged Ptarmigan and other wildlife. You'll also have a Dog Mushing Experience (evening) and a Culture and Heritage Tour of historic Churchill, Manitoba. After your day's adventures, you'll return home to our cozy wood-fire heated log lodge, sumptuous local cuisine at our Lazy Bear Café, and your warm room with comfy beds and all the modern amenities.

Arctic Crawlers™, our custom-built Tundra vehicles, will take you into the Churchill Wildlife Management Area.  You will head right to the polar bear gathering spot where the bears wait for the winter icepack to freeze on the Hudson Bay.  Curious and far from shy, the bears will sometimes come right alongside the vehicles to sneak a peek at their visitors.

During your stay at the Lodge, the Cultural and Heritage Tour takes you to Churchill and the surrounding area.  You will explore the various historic sites including Cape Merry, the Polar Bear Jail (outside), the famous plane crash site of "Miss Piggy", and many other historic spots that make Churchill the town it is today.

Your evening Dog Mushing experience includes an approximate 1-2-mile dog mushing ride. The ride will be on sleds if there is snow, and on wheels if there is none.  Since the dogs love to run, either ride will be exhilarating!  Inside a warm tent with fresh bannock, local berry jam, coffee, hot chocolate and tea, you will learn how the dogs are trained, plus hear many entertaining stories. In Churchill, the Northern Lights can make an appearance about 300 out of 365 days a year, so if weather permits, there will also be an opportunity to see them.

*We are unable to guarantee wildlife as wildlife is unpredictable. 

Expedition Details

  1. Three nights at Lazy Bear Lodge in Churchill
  2. Two nights in Winnipeg (one pre- and one post-adventure)
  3. Two Arctic Crawler™ excursions (lunch, snacks and beverages included)
  4. Approximately 3 hour Cultural and Heritage Tour of the Churchill area, including historic Cape Merry and the Polar Bear Jail.
  5. Dog Mushing experience (evening)
  6. One dinner entrée of your choice from the Lazy Bear Café menu (vegetarian substitute available)
  7. A hearty breakfast served each morning of your stay
  8. Naturalist Tour Guide
  9. Shuttle Service between the airport and the Lodge upon arrival and departure. Transfers and baggage handling included
  10. Round-trip service to/from Winnipeg/Churchill by aircraft