Cautín River

The Cautín (Rio Cautín) is a river in Chile. It rises on the western slopes of the Cordillera de Las Raíces and flows in La Araucanía Region. The river's main tributary is the Quepe River. The city of Temuco is located on the Cautín River.

Cautín River
Rio Cautín.jpg
Cautín River running through Temuco
Map of the Region of Temuco
Map of the Region of Temuco
Physical characteristics
 ⁃ location
Imperial River
Length174 km (108 mi)[1]
Basin size3,100 km2 (1,200 sq mi)[1]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b "Cuenca del río Imperial" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-10-10. Retrieved 2007-08-03.

Coordinates: 38°45′12″S 72°58′50″W / 38.7533°S 72.9806°W / -38.7533; -72.9806