Category Bears

Podcast: Great Bear Rainforest with Ian McAllister

In this episode of the Wild Lives podcast,. Award-winning film-maker, wildlife photographer and Pacific Wild conservation leader Ian McAllister talks all things Great Bear Rainforest, British Columbia.

PODCAST: Jad Davenport on life with Polar Bears & Tundra Wolves

In this podcast episode, acclaimed wildlife photographer and Arctic expedition leader Jad Davenport shares his amazing tales of close encounters with wolves and polar bears in Arctic Canada’s wild Hudson Bay Area.

PODCAST: Canada’s spirit bears with naturalist Jack Plant

Meet the Spirit Bears of the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia, in this podcast with naturalist Jack Plant

TRAVEL: Slip off the grid in Canada’s Great Bear Rainforest

Great Bear is one of the last remaining tracts of temperate rainforest on the planet – it sprawls along the remote west coast of British Columbia, Canada, almost twice the size of Belgium. And though logging is permitted in some spots, there’s still plenty of virgin old growth forest around Smith Inlet, where you’ll find […]

TRAVEL: Polar Bears & Beluga Whales Of Churchill, Canada

Churchill is no resort town, but it certainly puts on a show for summer. When I visit in July, the tundra’s carpeted in psychedelic shrubs, the estuary looks like it’s boiling with beluga whales, and the polar bears are still chubby from winter feasting. It’s the, er, polar opposite of what you can expect from […]

TRAVEL: Faun Stars of Canada’s Yukon Territory

I didn’t see a single horse in Whitehorse. But grizzlies? Elk? Sled dogs? Yukon count on them in the capital of Canada’s western frontier (yeah, that’s a crap pun, sorry).  The Yukon Territory is a Faunographer’s happy place – an epic wilderness of 475,000km2 bordering Alaska and stretching high into the Arctic Circle, as you […]