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Colbun Dam

Get to know more about the Destination

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.

Attractions

Tourist services, aquatic sports.

Activities

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

Location

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.

Climate

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.

Services

Outdoor activities, camping, roads.

Surroundings

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

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