Four picnic shelters are available for reservation in regional parks. All shelters offer undercover picnic table seating and nearby toilet facilities. Barbeques are permitted.

Picnic shelter reservations are taken on a first come, first serve basis beginning April 1 for spring and summer bookings. The cost to reserve a shelter is $40 plus GST.

Use of picnic shelters is subject to CRD Parks bylaws and regulations. Alcohol and open fires are not permitted. Your permit must be available for inspection during time of use.

Elk/Beaver Lake Regional Park

Beaver Lake - located at filter beds

Eagle Beach - near Elk Lake Rowing Centre

  • Picnic table seating for 40
  • Drinking water tap
  • Barbeque facility
  • Flush toilets
  • Parking available across field
  • Availability Schedule

East Sooke Regional Park

Located at Aylard Farm

Island View Beach Regional Park

Look for the group picnic shelter sign on each parks map for the exact location.

Smoking in Parks

Effective April 1, the CRD Clean Air Bylaw makes all parks smoke-free zones. Read more >>

Reserve a Shelter

Tel: 250.360.3341

Park Use Permits

Regional Parks manages all activities and uses within regional parks and trails, many of which require a park use permit.