Here at In Your Element, we’ve been providing amazing outdoor experiences since 2004, so we know a thing or two about exploring Scotland’s blue spaces and the amazing restorative qualities that comes with being near and experiencing water. Our outdoor activity bases are in some of the most wondrous places our country has to offer:

As COVID restrictions start to lift across the UK, and everyone starts heading for our wonderful outdoor spaces, it’s so important that we all do our bit to help stop these places being damaged.   Before you go, it’s really worthwhile having a quick look at the Leave No Trace 7 principles. Not rigid rules,

We’re very excited to announce that In Your Element has joined forces with both Trees for Life and the Leave No Trace organisation. As a company working across Scotland in the great outdoors, we have always been very conscious about the impact we have on the environment in our day to day operations. Although we

Given the rainy start to 2020, a lot of us may well have had enough water already this year.  However, Scotland's abundance of water in its various forms provides some amazing landscapes and opportunities to explore. In 2020, Scotland celebrates its Coasts and Waters with a year-long programme of events and activities which will shine
White-water activity market expanding In recent years the UK has seen a huge increase in demand for activities that involve 'playing' in fast-moving, white-water.  This is probably not suprising.  As the soft-adventure market has expanded, offering opportunities to people that wouldn't normally do such outdoorsy activities, there has also been an increase in the more
With such a varied landscape of lochs, glens, hills, mountains and coast, Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park is the perfect playground for all kinds of people!  From outdoor enthusiasts, to artists, writers and poets, dog-walkers to those who just appreciate an awesome view or some peace and quiet! The National Park encompasses around

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

It's August and the schools in Scotland are starting to go back for the next academic year.  Kids are excited to see their friends again and find out what homework lies in store for the new term! Outdoor Education A hugely important part of a child's education is outdoor learning particularly for those children based