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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​River fun in Ann Arbor!


Boat Rentals - see you in 2021

  • Argo and Gallup canoe and kayak rentals are closed for the season.
  • Huron River is open and free for the public with their own equipment. 

Argo Park/Gallup Park ​​​​

  • Two boat rental locations on the Huron River in Ann Arbor. 
  • Both offer lake-like paddling and river trips down the Huron River current through the city of Ann Arbor. 


  • Tube rentals and tube sales offered at the Argo Livery.
  • Tube webpage​ for information on tubing the river.

River Programs​​

  • ​Kayak & SUP instructions, Huron River Day, night paddles and more programs are offered at the liveries each year.
  • Summer River Camps and Preschool River Kid programs for summer fun on the river.
  • Register for programs or boats

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The City of Ann Arbor COVID precautions 

There is nothing more important to us than the health and safety of our guests and staff. We are following best practice operating and safety procedures to ensure adherence to CDC guidelines:

  • ​Reservations required for renting boats to minimize lines
  • Sanitation of equipment between every use
  • Disinfection of communal surfaces
  • Hand-sanitizer throughout our facilities
  • Trained staff and staff wear facemasks when around people
  • In our vans you are only with your group and face masks are required
  • Face masks are required outdoors around the facilites throughout the rental process until you are in your boat on the river
  • Physical distancing in the queues and on the docks
  • Outdoor operations
  • Self-launching docks

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​Gallup Park 

3000 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 734.794.6240
Cheryl Saam, Recreation Supervisor

Closed for the season. The Gallup office is staffed year round. 

Argo Park ​

1055 Longshore Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 734.794.6241
Cheryl Saam, Recreation Supervisor

Closed for the season.