The Boathouse

The current boathouse at Eagle Beach was built in 1986. Prior to 1986, the "old boathouse" was located at the northwest corner of Elk Lake.
  • Click here to view the booking calendar for the VRS multi-purpose meeting and training room (the Spracklen Room).

    To make a booking, please email the


  • The VRS boathouse includes 4 boat storage bays, docks, changerooms,  a multipurpose training room with 30 ergometers (the "Spracklen Room"), as well as offices, an athlete lounge and therapy room (restricted access). 

    The Spracklen Room may be rented out. Please email for rental fee and availability. Note that the room does not have kitchen facilities or running water.

  • The boathouse is operated by the Victoria Rowing Society and is shared by the Victoria City Rowing Club (VCRC); University of Victoria Men and Women (UVic); the Greater Victoria Youth Rowing Society (GVYRS); and Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA).