The latest edition of the Ocean Paddler magazine from Paddle Press Media, is now available for all you salty-paddlers out there. In this issue: 360˚• News • My Superior Summer • Making the shot 17 – photographing the same place • Barreling along • Starfish, Consciousness, and the BCU – through the study of echinoderms

My experience with ‘In Your Element’ My name is Elitsa Metodieva and I am a Marketing Management student at Edinburgh Napier University. I am from Bulgaria and I have been living in Scotland for 3 years. I have always been passionate about nature, animals etc. However, being busy with coursework and work, I never took

A new bus service will be introduced from July 8 connecting Aviemore with Dufftown and Elgin. This new bus connection will provide links to Citylink services in Aviemore either for those travelling south to Glasgow or for visitors connecting to the Moray area without the need for a connection in Inverness. For canoe hire customers

Loch Ericht (Scottish Gaelic, Loch Eireachd) is a freshwater loch on the border between Perth and Kinross and the Highlands with a north-east to south-west orientation.  The village of Dalwhinnie lies at the north east end of the loch and it is the tenth largest freshwater lake in Scotland.  Loch Ericht is surrounded by a

The latest ‘Paddler’ ezine is now available to read online and in print.  As always there are some great articles, but our favourite this time around is ‘In love with the NW Highlands’, a great article with some great ideas about where to go paddling in the remote, north-west Scotland. It’s not all about hard-core

Whenever we head to the outdoors for work or recreation we should all be keeping a few simple guidelines in mind, to help minimise the impact we have on the environment around us.  We can all do our bit, in however little a way, to help preserve what is becoming a landscape under pressure from

We’ve got some awesome new photos to show off from a recent guided paddling expedition on the Great Glen Canoe Trail. In your Element’s Mike recently got involved in project supported by Highlands & Islands Enterprise and delivered by Scotland360 to learn a bit more about the ins and outs of 360 cameras, how to

We’re very pleased to announce that our Great Glen Canoe Trail and River Spey Canoe Expedition dates are now available to book online for 2018. Our first scheduled date is 23rd April. Both are 5-day camping expeditions, guided by one of our experienced local guides.  Along the way you’ll be treated to  awesome scenery, lots