Hudson Bay

Wapusk NP

  • Wapusk NP

    About 1’000 Polar Bears wait out their summers in Wapusk NP

  • When to visit

    For polar bears go end of Oct/early Nov when they congregate at the Hudson Bay to head out to sea for the winter, as soon as it freezes over. Or go to cape Churchill between mid Feb and mid Mar to see mothers coming out of their dens for the first time with their 3 months old cubs

  • How to visit

    Independent travel is not allowed. Everyone needs to join a licensed tour

  • How to get there

    Access is typically by plane from Winnipeg to Churchill and then by tundra buggy or helicopter