11 May 2018 | Recent Trips

From the Field: Highlights from Polar Bear Mother & Newborn Cubs 2018

Running in March, our Polar Bear Mother & Newborn Cubs safari is an incredible experience for travellers looking for sightings of polar bears and newborn cubs emerging from their dens. Our Expedition Leader Françoise Gervais called this year’s trip “an incredible success”. With amazing wildlife sightings and Northern Lights, it’s no wonder our guests left […]

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16 Feb 2018 | Recent Trips

Foraging the Tundra in Qikiqtarjuaq

Our camp chef, Jason Mullin, recounts his experience foraging the tundra near Qikiqtarjuaq on Polar Bears & Glaciers of Baffin Island. Reposted with permission from Edible Adventure Travel. Qikiqtarjuaq was a new location above the Arctic Circle for me at a time of the year I haven’t yet spent in this area of the world. […]

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29 Apr 2013 | Arctic Animals

New Bowhead Whale Molting Location Found

In August 2012, photographers on Arctic Kingdom’s Polar Bears & Glaciers of Baffin Island discovered a new bowhead whale molting location while scouting by boat a new area just south of Qikiqtarjuaq, Nunavut. Accompanied by Graham Dickson, Arctic Kingdom’s Founder and Chief Expedition Leader, photographers witnessed the act of bowhead whales rubbing their 18 m (60 ft) long […]

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