The University of Minnesota boasts one of the nation's best facilities with an on-campus boathouse, located on the banks of the U of M campus. Nestled in the midst of the East River Flats Park, the Golden Gophers opened their new facility in winter of 2007. The University Boathouse houses a 27-seat erg room, an indoor tank, which seats 12 rowers, a full locker room, coaches' offices and boat storage area. University Boathouse Completed in 2007 and houses the women's varsity team and the men's club team
The boathouse rests on a half acre in the East River Flats Park, located on the University of Minnesota East Bank campus Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, the boathouse is located near a bike path that follows the river shore at the base of the bluff. The path was recently constructed and handles foot, stroller, bike and wheelchair traffic Features an indoor tank, which seats 12 rowers at a time 27 erg machines for a full team practice in the erg room Locker room housing 70 lockers, adjacent to the team's laundry room A total of four bays: three boat bays for all boats, oars and equipment plus a "shop" or work bay Wood ceilings in the tank and erg rooms with "poster-sized" windows of the Minneapolis skyline and the Mississippi River Balcony off of the erg room, which faces the Mississippi River.
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