20 Sep 2018 | Wildlife

10 Fun Facts About Walrus

Top 10 Fun Facts About Walrus | Arctic Kingdom

By: Liz Carino Thanks to their whiskers, long tusks and massive size, walrus – Odobenus rosmarus – are unmistakably one of the most majestic and recognizable animals in the Arctic. With their numerous cameos in pop culture (including The Beatles’ “I Am the Walrus”), it’s safe to say they are cherished among wildlife enthusiasts around […]

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18 Sep 2018 | arctic fox

Friendly Arctic Fox Greets Explorers

Remote Arctic tundra is a place where polar bears are often the star of the show. To the delight of guests on Polar Bear Migration Fly-In Safari in November 2017, a furry Arctic fox stole the spotlight. While out taking photos of sea ice, our very own Dave Briggs, Senior Expedition Leader at Arctic Kingdom […]

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13 Sep 2018 | Wildlife

Whale Watching Trips in the Arctic

When it comes to whale watching destinations, the Arctic isn’t always the first to come to mind. What many travellers don’t know is that some of the biggest and most beautiful mammals can be found in the Arctic. A total of 17 different types of whales inhabit Arctic waters, and three whale species live in […]

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