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.
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United for the planet
Global geography community calls for action on climate and biodiversity crises
RCGS AWARDS
Society medal renamed in memory of Gilles Gagnier
Canadian Geographic Magazine Stories of discovery and exploration from across Canada Explore
IN MEMORIAM
In memory of Gilles Gagnier
PROGRAMS
Coming soon: New exploration film grants
EXPEDITIONS
With patience and persistence: Maze to the Aguanish
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.