Polar Bear in Town is more of a “Reality” TV series and may not be to everyone’s taste…
Watch here below the 1st episode…
“…Set in a unique Arctic town with true northern exposure, Polar Bear Town is a half-hour documentary series on ONL Canada that provides a front-row seat for some of the closest human-bear encounters ever seen on television.
Every fall, 1,000 seal-starved polar bears migrate directly through the frontier town of Churchill, Manitoba – Canada. The population explodes from 800 to 10,000 with the arrival of tourists seeking bucket list bear encounters.
Armed with nothing but a flare pistol, young gun Kelsey Eliasson guides his clients amongst the majestic bears – driven by passion and passion and adventure, he pushes ever closer, determined to protect both the clients and the bears.
His friend and mentor, Dennis Compayre is a bear whisperer whose charm works as well with the bears as it does with the locals. Former hippie lothario, Brian Ladoon may not be a guide, but he operates a roadside attraction where his Eskimo dog kennel attracts curious bears and cash toting tourists…”.