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Rivière à la Truite
Rivière à la Truite at its confluence with the Chaudière River.
Country Canada
Province Quebec
Region Chaudière-Appalaches
MRC Beauce-Sartigan Regional County Municipality
Physical characteristics
Main source Agricultural streams
407 metres (1,335 ft)
River mouth Chaudière River
235 metres (771 ft)
Length 12.0 kilometres (7.5 mi)
Basin features
Progression Chaudière River, St. Lawrence River
River system St. Lawrence River
Basin size 47.9 kilometres (29.76 mi)
  • Left:
    (upstream) Petite rivière à la Truite, ruisseau Fortier
  • Right:
    (upstream) ruisseau Jos-Cliche, ruisseau Blais

The rivière à la Truite (in English: Trout river) is a tributary of the east bank of the Chaudière River, which flows northward to empty on the south bank of the St. Lawrence River.


The toponym “rivière à la Truite” was made official on December 5, 1968 at the Commission de toponymie du Québec.

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