Canadian Geographic Photo Club - Northwest Passage - Wildlife Encounter
  

Northwest Passage - Wildlife Encounter

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Join the Royal Canadian Geographical Society and Canadian Geographic Photo Club for a once in a lifetime adventure in Canada’s High Arctic. Sail through the Northwest Passage aboard One Ocean Navigator and explore the Arctic summer and its abundant wildlife.

Photo: David McEown
NORTHWEST PASSAGE — WILDLIFE ENCOUNTER
8 NIGHTS / 9 DAYS
AUGUST 12 – 20, 2016

JOIN OUR ANNUAL EXPEDITION INTO THE NORTHWEST PASSAGE.
Evolving the historical discovery of the Arctic is a continuing process. Following our inaugural Victoria Strait Expedition resulting in the find of HMS Erebus, we revisit this extraordinary region and focus on the abundant wildlife. We also visit a number of key historic sites all connected to the Franklin expedition.

Prices from $5,795 USD
This voyage includes return flights from Edmonton to Resolute and one night stay at the Fairmont MacDonald Hotel.

PLEASE CALL WORLDWIDE QUEST
(QUOTE CDNGEO ARCTIC)
1-800-387-1483

BENEFITS OF THIS PACKAGE:

  • • Return charter flights from Edmonton to Resolute
  • • Complimentary one night stay at the Fairmont MacDonald Hotel in Edmonton on 12 August, 2016
  • • Cocktail reception in Edmonton with André Préfontaine - RCGS Ambassador
  • • Transfers to/from Edmonton airport on embarkation/disembarkation
  • • Arctic 2016 RCGS/One Ocean Expeditions series patch and expedition travel mug
  • • An exclusive welcome package in your cabin
  • • Annual Canadian Geographic gift subscription, compliments of OOE
  • • Travel alongside world renown Arctic experts in wildlife, history, culture, ornithology, marine biology, geology and polar photography

Expedition Cruise Highlights:

  • • With 98 passengers, flexibility is our mandate. Zodiac excursions in groups of 8-10.
  • • Open dining room seating for all passengers at the same time alongside OOE experts allows brilliant discussion and conversation.
  • • Our staff to passenger ratio (typically 1:4) is our commitment to exceptional customer service.
  • • Following in the footsteps of Arctic explorers like Franklin, Amundsen and Larsen & experience the wildlife they saw in their time. Polar bear, seals (harp, bearded, ringed), muskox, whales (bowhead, beluga, narwhal).
  • • Optional participation in our enhanced photography program with two professional photographers. Includes image optimization, one on one leadership, & photographic excursions.

“We are thrilled that you will be joining us on board the One Ocean Navigator for this incomparable One Ocean Expeditions/ Royal Canadian Geographical Society partnered seven-day wildlife-based cruise that will bring us into close proximity with polar bears, muskox whales, seals, walruses as well as the Arctic’s multitudinous birdlife. Don’t forget your photography equipment!”

– André Préfontaine, Ambassador






Check out these beautiful photos!

Photo: Nathan Small
Photo: Daisy Gilardini
Photo: Daisy Gilardini
Photo: Nathan Small
Photo: Daisy Gilardini

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