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Churchill Northern Studies Centre

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Launch Road, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
+1 204-675-2307
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We went to CNSC as part of Road Scholar Northern Study trip. The dorm accommodations were... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Felis42
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Amarillo, Texas
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Northern Lights, sub-Arctic life, and so much more

We stayed at the CNSC for five nights as part of a learning vacation. We came to see the Northern... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Dana R
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Baltimore, Maryland
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  • Average3%
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“bunk beds” (6 reviews)
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Launch Road, Churchill, Manitoba R0B 0E0, Canada
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+1 204-675-2307
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We went to CNSC as part of Road Scholar Northern Study trip. The dorm accommodations were surprisingly comfortable, very clean and the facilities very close to the rooms. Despite-50’F outside, the center was comfortable. The food was excellent,the cook deserves 5 stars. We even had...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

We stayed at the CNSC for five nights as part of a learning vacation. We came to see the Northern Lights, which we did four of the nights we were there, including a spectacular all-sky display midway through our trip. However, in addition to seeing...More

Thank Dana R
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

One of the highlights of our trip to Northern Lights in Churchill. This Center is amazing and the researchers are very kind and knowledgeable. We had a tour of the facility and were blown away. They also have a dome for viewing the NL.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Enthusiastic students and staff regarding wildlife studies..We had Indian Cuisine for lunch that tasted as good as a five star restaurant in Dallas, Texas.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Staying here for 5 days as part of a learning vacation has been a wonderful experience. Well organised without being patronising. Enjoyable program every day with many opportunities to learn about a very different environment with it 's related scientific research as well as the...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We were treated to a private tour of the facility where we learned about the studies and research that is done here. Very informative, interesting.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We were part of a group that went to the center for dinner and Aurora viewing. We had an excellent dinner of sweet and sour chicken and rice with a side of veggies. The salad lettuce and bok choy we had are grown at the...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is a must if you are visiting churchill The scientists information and the research that happens here is amazing. The facility is a good size and the rooftop observatory was awesome! I would love to lie there at night and watch the stars and...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This is a hidden gem in Churchill. Arrange for a tour of this research and education center, shop the fantastic gift shop and stay for a scratch-cooked healthy meal in the cafeteria.This is the only place in Churchill for good and healthy cooking.

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

I traveled to the CNSC Nov. 8-14 for a learning vacation led by Dr. James Halfpenny. My experience was amazing, and I would strongly suggest that you too take one of the many courses offered here (either directly with the center or with an instructor...More

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sono123
7 June 2017|
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Response from GrantCNSC | Property representative |
All of our rooms have 2 bunk beds, which means there may be up to 4 people in a room. Visitors to the CNSC can request a bottom bunk, or a room for just 2 people, and we will try our best to fulfill this request, but we... More
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wendy o
8 January 2017|
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28 December 2016|
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Response from albany007 | Reviewed this property |
Cloud coverage is hardly ever a problem in Churchill. We get some fog when the temperatures on the Bay and on the land are different, but that's not an issue in February. Generally there has been great success in viewing the... More
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