Top Reasons to Visit The Arctic in October
By October and November temperatures in The Arctic have plummeted, bringing an end to the summer tourist season. In coastal areas the sea ice is re-forming, encasing the region once again in its icy grip.
This phenomenon leads to the largest accumulation of polar bears around Churchill each year, the Polar bear capital of the world, and near guaranteed sightings as they wait for the ice of Hudson Bay to re-freeze.
Arctic Travel - October
Arctic Travel October 2017
With the onset of winter the polar fleet leaves for Antarctica and Arctic travel almost comes to a halt. Apart from in Churchill, where close encounters with polar bears draw …
Arctic Travel October 2018
October’s plummeting temperatures and increasingly wintry weather results in few visitors heading north this month, apart from those heading to Churchill to see polar …