Somerset Island (Fort Ross, Nunavut, Arctic Canada)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news


Arctic - Antarctica

Local Time
08:49 18 Jan 2018

72.01130 N, -94.24854 W

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Somerset Island is an uninhabited island in Nunavut (Canada's Arctic Archipelago). The island is located between Prince Regent Inlet (across which is Baffin Island) and Peel Sound (across which is Prince of Wales Island). Approx 13 km (8 ml) to the northeast is the Prince Leopold Island.

Somerset Island (Nunavut, Canada)

The island covers a total area of 9570 ml2 (24800 km2), ranking it the world's 46th and Canada's 12th largest.

The tourism establishment Arctic Watch Lodge was built in 1992. It was founded at Cunningham Inlet due to the large number of beluga whales congregating there in the summer months. The establishment is operated by Josee Auclair and Richard Weber.

Somerset Island (Canada) Arctic Watch Lodge

Highlights: Abandoned Trading Post, Somerset Island

Somerset Island cruise terminal

Cruise ships to Somerset Island dock (anchor) at Fort Ross (on the southeastern coast) and their passengers are transported via the ship's tender boats or Zodiacs (large-capacity inflatable boats).

Somerset Island (Canada) Fort Ross

Some ships may also stop at Port Leopold (on the island's northeastern tip).

The Somerset Island cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Somerset Island, Fort Ross, Nunavut, Arctic Canada.

If you lose the Somerset Island location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.

Port Somerset Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Somerset Island, Fort Ross, Nunavut, Arctic Canada. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
6 September, 2018
Le Soleal(arriving at 06 Sep - departing at 06 Sep)
7 September, 2018
MS Fram(arriving at 07 Sep - departing at 07 Sep)
15 September, 2018
MS Fram(arriving at 15 Sep - departing at 15 Sep)
2018 September