Elk/Beaver Lake Regional Park
Victoria, BC .
Elk Lake and Beaver Lake are conjoined lakes that boast four fantastic family friendly beaches. The lakes include picnic grounds, 15 kilometers of walking trails, birdwatching, windsurfing, fishing, canoeing and rowing. There is a concession and restaurant open in the summer near the north end of Elk Lake where it is a very popular summer swimming spot for locals. Beaver lake is popular for family swimming during the summer. Elk Lake is the training area for Canada's Olympic Rowing team as well as host to several competitions each year for the local schools.