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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]

May 28-Sept. 5: Every day, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Last boat rental 6 p.m.

Fall hours TBD

Argo Park Livery​

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

​​May 28-Sept. 5: Every day, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Last boat rental 6 p.m.

Fall hours: TBD​

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, and no reservations, start at the Argo Livery between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
  • ​Barton to Gallup River Trip 5.7 miles 2.5 hours - current, van ride, requires reservations, start at the Gallup Livery between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • Stillwater paddles on 2-Mile Gallup and Argo Ponds - no current and no reservations, anytime between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.
  • Tube the Argo Cascades and the Huron River at the Argo Livery

River Programs & Camps

River Program Details and Registration​

  • 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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