The Canadian Arctic covers a huge area and varies
dramatically throughout the year.
For summer trips you should expect temperatures around +5
to -5 and It is always best to pack plenty of thin thermal layers rather than
one thick layer. For voyages wellington boots, water proof over trousers &
a waterproof jacket are essential. Most ships provide wellingtons & we will
confirm the inclusions on your itinerary. Some ships also provide water proof
outer gear of have this available to hire.
For land based trips to Churchill in the summer you will
not need heavy cold weather gear however you will want good insect repellent.
For later season departures a parka jacket is often included during polar bear
watching excursions, we will let you know what you need to take for your
specific trip. For spring ice-floe edge tours you can hire a full set of