Crossing Canada: North to Hudson Bay

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Photo: Britta Gundersen-Bryden

The sky is still light at 9 p.m. as the VIA Rail train pulls into Churchill.

Polar bears and belugas. Taiga and tundra. Historic Hudson Bay. Churchill, Manitoba has it all and, following a 19-month interruption in service due to essential railroad repairs, visitors can once again take VIA Rail to experience Canada’s North.