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Pure Magic of the Northern Lights

Pure Magic of the Northern Lights

Natural Habitat Adventures November 30, 2016 0

Most of the time, when I am out in the field on Nat Hab nature trips, the focus is on wildlife. On our Northern Lights and Arctic Cultures tour, the focus was on the

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The Best Time to See the Northern Lights

The Best Time to See the Northern Lights

Julie Waggoner August 1, 2016 0

Is seeing the cosmic wonder of the northern lights on your travel bucket list? Do you dream of capturing stunning photos of the aurora borealis? Chances are, you’ll only have one opportunity to visit

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Green Glimmer of the Northern Lights

Green Glimmer of the Northern Lights

Natural Habitat Adventures June 27, 2016 0

There are a variety of categories on one’s bucket list — things you know you will experience this year (“the low-hanging fruit”), things you might get to within the next five years (“sooner rather

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Churchill Without Expectations

Churchill Without Expectations

Natural Habitat Adventures May 30, 2016 0

I’m one of those people who tends to travel with zero expectations. This isn’t because I have some overly pessimistic worldview or have had some unfortunate litany of bad travel experiences. On the contrary:

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Happy Holidays 2015: Whales under the Northern Lights

Happy Holidays 2015: Whales under the Northern Lights

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 24, 2015 4

As we reflect back on 2015, we have to admit it’s been a tough year for the world. Biodiversity is being lost, droughts continue and wars go on. But there is also much to

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Six Adventures that Will Make You Love Winter

Six Adventures that Will Make You Love Winter

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 10, 2015 0

According to Climate Central, an independent organization of scientists and journalists that researches and reports the facts about our changing climate, last year was the hottest in the past 135. Now, as we approach

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What do Northern Lights and Polar Bears have in Common?

What do Northern Lights and Polar Bears have in Common?

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl September 1, 2015 0

Well, if you happen to be in Churchill, Manitoba, Canada you may have the chance to see them both! The northern lights often make an appearance during our October/November polar bear tour season, and

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Video: The Importance of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Video: The Importance of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 2, 2015 15

Almost 10 years ago, in the summer of 2005, I attended an outdoor-writing conference that included a silent auction as part of its activities. I had never participated in such an event before, had

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