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Argo Park Livery

Park Features
Boat Launch Canoe/Kayak Rental Canoeing/Kayaking Drinking Fountain Fishing Fishing Dock Grills Natural Area Nature Trails - Unpaved Parking Paved Multi-Use Trail (Non-Motorized) Picnic Shelters Picnic Tables Restrooms Tubing

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Gallup Park Livery 

3000 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 734.794.6240

Joe Anderson, Recreation Supervisor [email protected] 

May 27-Aug. 20: Every day, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Aug. 21-Sept. 4: Every day, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sept. 5-Sept. 24: Every day, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sept. 25-Oct. 22: Wednesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Argo Park Livery​

1055 Longshore Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 734.794.6241

Joe Anderson, Recreation Supervisor [email protected]   ​

May 27-Aug. 20: Every day, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Last river trip rental 4 p.m., last stillwater rental 6 p.m. 
Aug. 21-Sept. 4: Every day, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Last river trip rental 4 p.m., last stillwater rental 5 p.m.

Sept. 5-Sept. 24: Weekends, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. When Argo is closed, go to Gallup for all boat rentals.        ​

​Paddle a Boat on the Huron River!​

Argo and Gallup Canoe & Kayak

Boat Rental Fees, Schedule, Reservations and FAQs​

  • ​​​Argo to Gallup River Trip 3.7 miles 1.5 hours​​. Current, van ride upriver, leaves from Argo​,  and no reservations. 

  • Barton to Gallup River Trip 5.7 miles 2.5 hours. Current, van ride upriver, starts at Gallup, and requires a reservation. 

  • Stillwater paddles on 2 Mile Gallup and Argo Ponds. No current and no reservations. ​

River Programs & Camps

River Program Details and Registration​

  • For a full list of Camps, Programs, and Special events please visit the online system. (Registration opened 4/5/2023 at 8:00 am) ​

  • Our liveries offer programs and instruction for many ages and abilities including: day camps, preschool programs, senior kayaking, adapted kayaking, Huron River Day, and more.​ ​

  • Sign up​ for river programs.​

Ac​cessible Paddlesports in Gallup Park and Argo Park

  • ​​Argo and ​​Gallup offer an accessible boat launch that provides universal accessibility. It is simple and safe to use, so that people of all abilities can board, launch, and recover. ​

  • Accessible parking, pathways, EZ Launch dock and a fishing dock provides river recreation for all​.  View ourAccessible Kayaking​ brochure.​

Gallup Livery and Park

  • Gallup Livery is our other livery and is located 3.7 miles downstream from the Argo Livery. Gallup offers the 2.5 hour river trip and the 1.5 hour river trip when Argo Livery is closed. It also offers paddling in 2.5 mile Gallup Pond, and river programs. ​​

  • Go to the Gallup Livery for all boat rentals and river trips​ in the Spring and Fall.

Argo livery and park

  • The Argo Livery has been improved with the addition of universal-access​ docks, restrooms, pathways and parking. 

  • Concession sales at Argo include tubes, $.50 lockers, water shoes, waterproof bags, sunscreen, snacks and drinks. 

  • Argo Pond Hiking trails​​ and nature area​.​

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