York Factory Tour
10 things you should know about the York Factory tour:
Tours are offered from the last week of June to the end of August
You will want to bring: binoculars, camera, light layers, jacket, snacks, shoes you don't mind getting dirty, and sunglasses.
A shore lunch of BBQ burgers with all the fixings is included.
Life jackets are provided.
You can catch the evening train to Churchill after the day tour.
It is 240 miles (~386 km) via the Nelson River from Gillam to York Factory and return.
You are guaranteed to experience the history of Gillam Island, Port Nelson, and the York Factory National Historic Site.
Animals you may spot include seals, polar bears, black bears, moose, caribou, eagles, wolves and more.
Duration of the trip is typically between 10-12 hours
There are multiple motels available in Gillam, please be sure to book in advance.
As each tour is unique, and carefully scheduled around water levels, please use this form to discuss the best time to schedule your tour.
Price for the York Factory Tour
is $900 per person.
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