Located in the Andes mountain range, Futaleufú is one of the best adventure tourism destinations in Chile. Its river is considered one of the three best in the world for kayaking and its trails are perfect for trekking, mountain biking and bi-national routes because of its proximity to the border with Argentina.
Futaleufu, in mapudungún "Great River", is a commune located in the Lakes Region in Chilean Patagonia. The district is named after its main river, which is suitable for rafting and kayaking. Its main economic activities are livestock, forest products and turism.