Photo Gallery

Visit the Polar Regions with our snapshots of past expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctic.

Exploring Beechey Island National Historic Site

Exploring Beechey Island National Historic Site

Beechey Island, Canada

Celebrating arrival at the Arctic Circle

Celebrating arrival at the Arctic Circle

Auyuittuq National Park, Canada

Fjord in the Torgat Mountains

Fjord in the Torgat Mountains

Torngat Mountains National Park, Canada

Students and CMN scientist, Noel Alfonso, studying ocean life

Students and CMN scientist, Noel Alfonso, studying ocean life

Eclipse Harbour, Canada

Oceanographer, Daniele Bianchi, and students take samples

Oceanographer, Daniele Bianchi, and students take samples

Eclipse Harbour, Canada

A student taking measurements in Eclipse Harbour

A student taking measurements in Eclipse Harbour

Eclipse Harbour, Canada

CMN botanist, Roger Bull, and a student

CMN botanist, Roger Bull, and a student

Pangnirtung, Canada

Students enjoying a zodiac cruise

Students enjoying a zodiac cruise

Canada

Iceberg

Iceberg

Greenland

A student enjoying a hike to the Arctic Circle

A student enjoying a hike to the Arctic Circle

Auyuittuq National Park, Canada

Students throat sing on deck

Students throat sing on deck

The Davis Strait

Students with an Inukshuk

Students with an Inukshuk

On the shores of Home Bay, Canada

Adelie penguins

Adelie penguins

Antarctica

Watching a humpback whale from the zodiac

Watching a humpback whale from the zodiac

Arsuk Fjord, Greenland

Student in the Torngat Mountains

Student in the Torngat Mountains

Torngat Mountains National Park, Canada

Traditional Greenlandic dress

Traditional Greenlandic dress

Uummannaq, Greenland

Students exploring the community

Students exploring the community

Qikiqtarjuaq, Canada

Illulissat

Illulissat

Icebergs at sunset

Icebergs at sunset

Greenland

Pressed Arctic flowers

Pressed Arctic flowers

Canada

Avalanche in Antarctica

Avalanche in Antarctica

Danco Island, Antarctica

Minke whale

Minke whale

Antarctica

Glacier

Glacier

Antarctica

Blue iceberg

Blue iceberg

The Arctic

Polar Bears on the sea ice

Polar Bears on the sea ice

Davis Strait, Canada

Puffin

Puffin

Iceland

Justin Dearing gets students excited about the expedition

Justin Dearing gets students excited about the expedition

Ushuaia, Argentina

Pyramid on top of an Antarctic glacier

Pyramid on top of an Antarctic glacier

Danco Island, Antarctica

Geysir Strokkur

Geysir Strokkur

Iceland

Glacier near Kangerlussuaq

Glacier near Kangerlussuaq

Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

Student breaks off icicle

Student breaks off icicle

Brown Bluff, Antarctica

Adelie penguin family

Adelie penguin family

Antarctica

Student watches a seal

Student watches a seal

Antarctica

Students hike up the Koerner Icecap

Students hike up the Koerner Icecap

Koerner Pillow Icecap, Antarctica

Crabeater seal

Crabeater seal

Antarctica

Zodiac cruising

Zodiac cruising

Antarctica

Digging an ice pit

Digging an ice pit

Koerner Pillow Icecap, Antarctica

Leopard seal

Leopard seal

Antarctica

Eric Galbraith teaches students about oceanography abroad a zodiac

Eric Galbraith teaches students about oceanography abroad a zodiac

Antarctica

A rainbow at the bow of the ship

A rainbow at the bow of the ship

Canada

Still water at Auyuittuq

Still water at Auyuittuq

Auyuittuq National Park, Canada

Female elephant seal

Female elephant seal

Antarctica

A humpback whale breaches

A humpback whale breaches

Antarctica

Sunset

Sunset

Canada

Ottawa

Ottawa

Canada

Sisimiut

Sisimiut

Greenland

Kangerlussuaq

Kangerlussuaq

Greenland

Hantzsch

Hantzsch

Kekerten

Kekerten

Onboard

Onboard

Piedmont Glacier in Sirmilik, “Place of Glaciers”

Piedmont Glacier in Sirmilik, “Place of Glaciers”

Sirmilik National Park, Canada

Pattern Ground and Arctic Ponds

Pattern Ground and Arctic Ponds

Sirmilik National Park, Canada

Supra Glacial Stream

Supra Glacial Stream

Sirmilik National Park, Canada

Moonrise

Moonrise

Disko Bay, Greenland

Skimming the pond for freshwater research

Skimming the pond for freshwater research

Ilulissat, Greenland

Kayaking in the fjord

Kayaking in the fjord

Itilleq Fjord, Greenland

Pressing Plants in the Botany Workshop

Pressing Plants in the Botany Workshop

MS Ocean Endeavour

Metis Artist Jaime Koebel paints handmade Qajaqs

Metis Artist Jaime Koebel paints handmade Qajaqs

MS Ocean Endeavour

A hydrozoan jellyfish, also called “pink helmet”

A hydrozoan jellyfish, also called “pink helmet”

MS Ocean Endeavour

Ottawa

Ottawa

Ottawa, Canada

Killiniq

Killiniq

Sunneshine Fiord

Sunneshine Fiord

Canada

Kuujjuaq

Kuujjuaq

Canada

Illulissat

Illulissat

Greenland