Home » Places Linn Launch on the Allegheny River Launch your canoe or kayak into the Allegheny River in Portville! The parking lot has 15 spaces and has a port-a-potty. Water access is a paved road to the waters edge. A similar launch has been built downstream in Allegany near the First Street Bridge. This launch also has plenty of parking available and has access to a number of nearby restaurants, stores and businesses. If that's too far to paddle, you can pull out at a paved launch near the South Union Street Bridge on Rt. 16S in Olean. Gleason Hollow Launch to Linn Launch is approximately 2.5 miles. The Portville to Olean stretch is approximately 5.5 miles and takes approximately 3 hours depending on water level and wind speed. (Port a pot in Portville) The Olean to Allegany stretch is approximately 5 miles and takes approximately 2 hours. (St. Bonaventure has a rest room with map & directions along river bank) The Allegany to Salamanca stretch is approximately 22 miles and takes about 7 hours. (Allegany has a restroom facility) Linn Launch Steam Valley Road Portville, NY United States 42° 3' 2.232" N, 78° 21' 24.984" W General Information Wheelchair Accessible: Yes Parking: Yes RV Parking: Unknown Bus Parking: Unknown Pets Allowed: Unknown Accepts Credit Cards: Unknown Internet Access: Unknown Conference / Meeting / Banquet: Unknown Playground: Unknown Indoor Pool: Unknown Outdoor Pool: Unknown Swimming: Creek Boat Launch or Dock: Yes Fishing Access: Direct Equestrian Trail Access: No Bicycle Trail Access: Yes Hiking Trail Access: No Mountain Biking Trail Access: No Snowmobile Trail Access: Yes Please note Please note that this information may change and may be incorrect Linn Launch on the Allegheny River is categorized in Autumn Spring Summer Kayaking & Canoeing canoe canoeing kayak kayaking launch paddle boarding river Adventure Seekers Nature Lovers Portville Email this page Travel Guide It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!! View the visitor's guide online or request that the Enchanted Mountains guide be snail mailed to you for FREE! Related Events Friends of Good Music presents Invoke String Quartet Friends of Good Music presents Philip Edward Fisher Friends of Good Music presents Kenneth Overton Friends of Good Music presents Kenneth Overton Southern Tier Symphony's: Series II "Engage"