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Colbun Dam

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The reservoir is part of the Colbun Machicura Hydroelectric Central and a great water reserve for the seventh region, with a total volume of 1500 million of cubic meters.

It has 46 kilometers of surface, in which you can enjoy different aquatic activities.


Tourist services, aquatic sports.


Swimming, sailing, sport fishing, aquatic ski, picnic, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.


Seventh region. Located 8 kilometers northeast of Colbun and 87 kilometers southeast of Talca.

How to get there?

Land route, by Route L-35 from Linares. Then take Route L-15-17-395 to Colbun Lake.

When to go?

All year long.


Moderate mediterranean weather. In the shore, the temperatures are moderate, with a dry season of 6 months in the north and 4 months in the south. During summer time, the high temperature goes from 19ºC to 30ºC, meanwhile, during winter the minimun temperature goes to 7ºC.


Outdoor activities, camping, roads.


Bullileo Dam, Huerta de Maule, El Melado, Rabones, Castillo Springs, Panimavida Springs, Quinamavida Springs, Yerbas Buenas, Peñuelas, Villa Alegre.

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