Ecorse Rowing Club

Ecorse, Michigan, USA

...a facility dedicated to the City of Ecorse and its surrounding communities providing recreation, exercise, commitment, and competition through the sport of rowing.

Current News

Ecorce Rowing Club is primarily a sculling (two oars in the hands) club that rows on the Detroit River established in 1873.

Welcome to our website. We are happy that you have stopped here. Are you watching the Olypics and/or reading "The Boys in the Boat"?

  • We offer tours of the boathouse, a bit of workout on the indoor rowing machine and a taste of rowing a quad to book clubs and other groups.

  • Our Summer Rowing Classes have ended. However, there is an opportunity to "Learn to Row" this Fall on Saturday mornings. Individuals and groups are welcome. (There is a fee for the classes.)

  • For additional information regrading tours or classes please contact us at or call 313.310.6533.

  • We are located at 4700 West Jefferson Avenue, Ecorse (west side of Jefferson - turn into the driveway just before the River’s Edge Marina” billboard)

Donating to the Building Fund for a New Boathouse

You donation is tax deductible - we are a 501(c)3 organization.

Meetings for Board Members

Board meetings are the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 6:30 pm; check with any board member for the current location.

ERC's Current Facility

This facility is very close to ERC's historic home, but it's a little hard to find. An aerial photo shows where things are in the directions page.

ERC Dock Ecorse Creek