There is free onsite parking for about 150 vehicles.
Additional (free) parking is available:
1.Hamsterly Beach parking lot (north end of Elk Lake) 15" trail walk to the regatta site
2.Jennings lane (100m south of the boathouse turnoff). limited parking (20 cars), 5" trail walk to the regatta site.
3. Beaver lake parking lot- 30 minute trail walk to the regatta site.
Please do not park on the side of the Patricia Bay Highway or in the No Parking spots at the regatta site. You may be ticketed or towed.
Victoria City Rowing Club is located in Elk /Beaver Lake Regional Park, at Eagle Beach on Elk Lake. The boathouse is adjacent to Pat Bay Highway (Hwy #17) in Victoria, BC, a 15-minute drive north from Downtown Victoria, a 25-minute drive south from the Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal and a 15-minute drive south from the Victoria International Airport.
Accommodation listings are available through Tourism Victoria.
The following hotels and motels are convenient to Elk Lake:
Howard Johnson Hotels and Suites 4670 Elk Lake Drive
Quality Inn (Waddling Dog) 2476 Mt Newton X Rd.
Accent Inns Victoria 3233 Maple St.
Island View Beach Regional Park Campground
RCA Membership Fee Model 2018 [PDF] - 307KBRCA is implementing a new fee structure, effective April 1, 2018. It will include a seat fee ($3.25/event) for all participants. Click here to find out more.