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Nanuk Polar Bear Lodge

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York Factory, Manitoba Canada
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Gillam Airport204 km
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A must do destination for wildlife enthusiasts looking for a unique twist. Nanuk is one of the few places in the world where you can walk with polar bears and observe them at eye level, not just ride in a tundra buggy and stare down. A photographer's dream. We saw wolves, moose,
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I recently spent 10 days at the remote, fly-in Nanuk Polar Bear Lodge. It was an extraordinary experience - superb organisation, great food, fantastic guides led by Andy and Emri, who both have endless patience and went out of their way to show us everything this amazing place
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Three of us went on the Nanuk Lodge Photo Safari trip in late October early November 2018. A memorable adventure. We had lots of Polar Bear experiences. A couple of times bears came right up to the lodge fence where we were able to watch them for a couple of hours. Wolves also
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This was a trip like no other. Experiencing the silent arctic tundra where the lord of the arctic roams freely was truly magical. To see the polar on foot and up close was a breath taking experience. The guides, Derek, Paul and Emri were very experienced and understood the polar
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This is a remote lodge designed for viewing wildlife. Wildlife have their own schedules, so you always have to take what you get. We saw Moose, Ptarmigan, Eagles, Snow Goose (being eaten!) and of course Polar Bears and Wolves. But, we went for the predators and enjoyed
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A wolf decided to bid farewell on our final trek to view the polar bears.
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Lady Aurora dancing over the lodge
Mama bear walking in the sunset
Am I correct that there is internet and Wi-Fi available here?
Yes, there is free wifi at the lodge.
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Early August seems to be the time that would suit you. I have just come back from there and this year seems to have been unusually hot so not as many pink flowers actually covering the fields but still plenty about. Saw amazing lights and after a day or two the weather cooled and the polar bears were more active. It is a wonderful place.
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"It is a lodge, not a hotel. Nature and wildlife is the focus. Nice large and warm Lounge connecting the rooms."
"Ask for a warm room"
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