Air Canada offers connecting flights from Reagan National and BWI Marshall to Winnipeg, with late-August fares currently starting at $742 round trip. Via Rail runs train service between Winnipeg and Churchill; one-way upper berth from about $307. Calm Air offers flights from $324 one way.
Inn at the Forks
75 Forks Market Rd., Winnipeg
Lazy Bear Lodge
313 Kelsey Blvd., Churchill
253 Kelsey Blvd., Churchill
Pizza (from $9), sandwiches and burgers (from $4.50) and such specialities as roast caribou ($27) and Arctic char ($23).
Mondragon Bookstore and Coffeehouse
91 Albert St., Winnipeg
Meatless dishes, such as samosas and faux BLT, plus salads and soups. From $5.
Waterfront Drive, Winnipeg
Loads of attractions along the two rivers, including the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, which holds free tours four times a day Wednesday through Saturday until Sept. 1 (204-289-2016, humanrightsmuseum.ca).
55 Pavilion Crescent, Winnipeg
Tours of Churchill