List of rivers of Mexico facts

This is a list of rivers of Mexico, listed from north to south. Alternate names for rivers are given in parentheses.

Rivers flowing into the Gulf of Mexico

  • Río Bravo, the name give to Rio Grande in Mexico
    • San Juan River
      • Pesquería River
        • Salinas River
    • Salado River
      • Sabinas Hidalgo River
      • Candela River
      • Sabinas River
    • Conchos River
      • Chuviscar River
        • Sacramento River
      • San Pedro River
      • Florido River
        • Parral River
      • Balleza River (San Juan River)
  • San Fernando River (Conchos River)
  • Soto La Marina River (Santander River)
    • Purificación River
  • Pánuco River
    • Tamesí River (Guayalejo River)
    • Chicayán River
    • Santa Maria River (Tamuín River) (Tampoán River)
      • Río Verde
    • Moctezuma River
      • Tempoal River
      • Amajac River
      • Extoraz River
      • Tula River
  • Tuxpan River (Túxpam River)
    • Pantepec River
    • Vinazco River
  • Cazones River
  • Necaxa River (Tecolutla River)
  • Nautla River
    • Bobos River
  • Actopan River
  • Antigua River (Pescados River)
  • Jamapa River
    • Cotaxtla River (Atoyac River)
  • Papaloapan River
    • San Juan River
      • Lalana River
      • Trinidad River
    • Tesechoacan River
      • Playa Vicente River
    • Tonto River
      • Amapa River
    • Santo Domingo River
      • Salado River (Zapotitlán River)
      • Río Grande
    • Valle Nacional River
  • Coatzacoalcos River
    • Uspanapa River (Uxpanapa River)
    • Jaltepec River
    • Sarabia River
    • El Corte River
  • Tonalá River (Pedregal River)
  • Grijalva River (Tabasco River) (Río Chiapa)
    • Usumacinta River
      • San Pedro y San Pablo River (distributary)
      • San Pedro River
      • Lacantún River
        • Jataté River
      • Salinas River (Chixoy River)
    • Tulija River
    • Chilapa River
    • Tacotalpa River
      • Teapa River
    • La Venta River
      • Encajonado River
    • Suchiapa River
    • Santo Domingo River
    • Cuilco River
  • Candelaria River
  • Champotón River
  • Hondo River
    • Blue Creek

Rivers flowing into the Pacific Ocean

  • Tijuana River
    • Las Palmas River
  • San Vicente River
  • San Antonio River
  • Del Rosario River
  • San Andres River
  • Soledad River
  • Arroyo Salado River
  • Colorado River
    • Hardy River
    • Gila River
      • Santa Cruz River
      • San Pedro River
  • Sonoyta River
  • Concepción River (Magdalena River)
    • Altar River
  • Sonora River
    • San Miguel River (Horcasitas River)
  • Mátape River (Malapo River)
  • Yaqui River
    • Moctezuma River
    • Sahuaripa River
    • Bavispe River (Bavisque River)
    • Aros River
      • Mulatos River
      • Tutuaca River
      • Sirupa River
        • Tomochic River
        • Papigochic River
  • Mayo River
  • Fuerte River
    • Oteros River
    • Urique River
      • Río Verde
  • Sinaloa River (Mohinora River)
  • Culiacán River
    • Humaya River
    • Tamazula River
  • San Lorenzo River
  • Piaxtla River
    • Elota River
  • Presidio River
  • Baluarte River
  • Teacapan Estuary
    • Acaponeta River
  • Río San Pedro Mezquital
    • Animas River
  • Río Grande de Santiago
    • Mololoa River
    • Huaynamota River (Jesus Maria River)
      • Atengo River
    • Bolaños River
      • Colotlán River
        • Jerez River
      • Mezquitic River
    • Juchipila River
      • Calvillo River
    • Río Verde (Río San Pedro)
      • Los Lagos River
    • Calderón River
    • Lake Chapala
      • Lerma River
        • Turbio River
        • Guanajuato River
        • Apaseo River
          • Laja River
      • Zula River
      • Huaracha River
      • Duero River
  • Ameca River
    • Mascota River
    • Atenguillo River
    • Remus River
  • Tomatlán River
  • San Nicolás River
  • Purificación River
  • Chacala River (Cihuatlán River)
  • Armería River (Ayuquila River) (Ayutla River)
  • Tuxpan River (Coahuayana River)
  • Coalcomán River
  • Aguililla River
  • Balsas River (Mezcala River) (Atoyac River)
    • Tepalcatepec River (Río Grande)
      • Cupatitzio River (Del Marques River)
    • Río del Oro
    • Cutzamala River
      • Ixtapan River
      • Temascaltepec River
      • Bejucos River
    • Amacuzac River
      • Yautepec River
    • Tlapaneco River
    • Nexapa River
    • Mixteco River
      • Acatlán River
    • San Martín River
    • Zahuapan River
  • Atoyac River
  • Papagayo River
    • Omitlán River
  • Ometepec River
    • Quetzala River
  • Atoyac River (Río Verde)
    • Sordo River
      • Atoyaquillo River (Putla River)
  • Colotepec River
  • Copalita River
  • Tehuantepec River (Quiechapa River)
    • Tequisistlán River
  • Suchiate River

Rivers in endorheic basins

Endorheic basin in northern Chihuahua:

  • Casas Grandes River
  • Santa Maria River
  • Carmen River (Santa Clara River)

Endorheic basin of Bolsón de Mapimí:

  • Aguanaval River
    • Trujillo River
  • Nazas River (Río del Oro)
    • Sextín River
    • Ramos River (Santiago River)
      • Tepehuanes River

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