Bear country safari
Wake up with polar bears outside your window on an unusual tour that includes spending two nights at Tundra Buggy Lodge at Polar Bear Point in Canada’s Churchill Wildlife Management Area. The four-night Frontiers North adventure also includes two full-day excursions in Tundra Buggies exploring the region along Hudson Bay in Manitoba, known as a prime location for polar bears awaiting the formation of sea ice. Dates: Oct. 16-20. Price: About $3,215 (U.S.) per person, double occupancy (single supplement about $500 U.S.). Includes two nights’ accommodations in Winnipeg, Canada, before and after the excursion, two nights’ accommodations at the Tundra Buggy Lodge, meals, activities and round-trip airfare from Winnipeg to Churchill. Airfare from Los Angeles to Winnipeg is not included.
Info: Frontiers North Adventures, (800) 663-9832, www.frontiersnorth.com
A POLAR BEAR walks on a frozen pond in the Churchill Wildlife Management Area in Canada’s Manitoba province.