Making Canada better known to Canadians and to the world

For more than 90 years, we’ve been the country’s most recognized voice for connecting Canadians with their geography.
Society, MEC launch new Exploration Film Grant
Canlit icon and RCGS Fellow Margaret Atwood honoured with a stamp
Society, Norwegian embassy team up for talks on the Arctic and ocean management
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Indigenous Leadership Initiative and RCGS to produce series about Indigenous Guardians
Celebrate fellows
Watch the 2021 Fellows Show here!
Medals on wooden table
Announcing the 2021 Society medalists
Meet the explorers Through expeditions, geographic appreciation and knowledge expand

The Royal Canadian Geographical Society supports an Expeditions Program to encourage and support geographic expeditions taking place largely within Canada, by Canadians. Extending our current knowledge of Canada’s geography through exploration and scientific expeditions, the Society has a long history of funding both major and modest expeditions across the country.