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Argo Park Canoe 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
Cheryl Saam, Recreation Supervisor [email protected]

Opens April 23, 2022. Gallup Park Meeting Room rentals and office are open all year.

Argo Park Livery​

1055 Longshore Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 734.794.6241
Cheryl Saam, Recreation Supervisor [email protected]

​​Opens May 7, 2022. Go to the Gallup Livery before May 7 for all boat rentals. 

Paddle a Boat on the Huron River!​

​Argo & Gallup Canoe & Kayak

Boat Rental Fees, Schedule, Reservations and FAQs​

  • ​​​Argo to Gallup River Trip - 3.7 miles, 1.5 hours​​ (current, van ride, reservations), check schedule for location depends on time of year.
  • ​Barton to Gallup River Trip - 5.7 miles, 2.5 hours (current, van ride, reservations) at the Gallup Livery.
  • Stillwater paddles on 2-Mile Gallup and Argo Ponds (no current and no reservations). 
  • Tube the Argo Cascades and the Huron River at the Argo Livery.

River Programs & Camps

River Program Details and Registration​

  • ​​​​2022 spring/summ​er program registration begins Monday, April 4 at 8 a.m.
  • Argo and Gallup Liveries offer river day camps,  preschool programs, kayak and SUP instruction, senior kayaking, adapted kayaking, Huron River Day, Trick or Treat on the River and much more. 
  • Register 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 find boarding, launching and recovery a breeze. 
  • Accessible parking, pathways, EZ Launch dock and a fishing dock provides river recreation for everyone.  View ourAccessibleKayaking​ 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 longer river trip, paddling in 2.5-mle Gallup Pond, river programs and the little kid camps. 
  • In the spring and fall when Argo is closed go to the Gallup Livery for all boat rentals and river trips​. ​

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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