The Kamnik Bistrica (Slovene: Kamniška Bistrica, pronounced [ˈkáːmniʃka ˈbíːstritsa]) is an Alpine river in northern Slovenia, a left tributary of the Sava River. It springs from the Kamnik Alps (part of the Southern Limestone Alps) near the border with Austria. It is 33 km (21 mi) long. The Kamnik Bistrica flows through the town of Kamnik, where it is fed by the Nevljica River. It flows into the Sava south of Videm, about 10 km east of Ljubljana.
The upper course of the Kamnik Bistrica
as it enters the Predoselj Gorge
|⁃ location||near the Kamnik Bistrica Lodge, Kamnik–Savinja Alps|
|⁃ coordinates||46°19′40.4″N 14°35′14.68″E|
|⁃ elevation||600 m (2,000 ft)|
|the Sava, near Videm east of Ljubljana|
|261 m (856 ft)|
|Length||33 km (21 mi)|
|Basin size||530 km2 (200 sq mi)|
|⁃ average||20.9 m3/s (740 cu ft/s)|
|Progression||Sava→ Danube→ Black Sea|
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Media related to Kamnik Bistrica at Wikimedia Commons
- Condition of the Kamnik Bistrica - graphs, in the following order, of water level, flow and temperature data for the past 30 days (taken in Kamnik, downstream from the confluence with Nevljica by ARSO)