Horse riding -This is an amazing sport, which in addition to the well-known advantages of active leisure, has another added value. In particular, it is the emotional contact with the animal positively affecting our mood. Fans of horse riding say, there's no better way to combine the joy of sport and beauty of nature. Surroundings of Elk are perfect for horse trips.
Water sports - For the lovers of water sports Mazury Garbate is a dream area. You can enjoy sailing on the largest expanses of water such as Selmet or Łaśmiady Great lake. In addition, specific connection of lakes and rivers, surrounded by a wealth of vegetation and flowing through scenic areas, encourage to try canoeing here. Local organizers present variety of proposals for longer and shorter routes on Masurian rivers.
Hot-air ballooning or paragliding - City of Elk can be admired from the deck of a balloon. Every year there are events organized here, which allow tourists to try such fun. In addition, one of the tourist farm owners teaches paragliding. This is a unique opportunity to take panorama shots of the city and surrounding areas.
Ski Sports - A great place for active recreation for skiers is Piękna Góra in Gołdap. There is the largest in the Warmia-Mazury winter sports resort. Four types of routes and a few kilometers of ski slopes are a treat for ski lovers. Routes are professionally lit and if necessary, additionally covered with artificial snow.