Ishikari River

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Ishikari River
Ishikari-gawa-at-shintosukawa.jpg
Ishikari river Route.svg
Etymology"Winding (River)" in Ainu
Location
CountryJapan
StateHokkaidō
Physical characteristics
SourceMount Ishikari
MouthSea of Japan
 - elevation0 m (0 ft)
Length268 km (167 mi)
Basin size14,330 km2 (5,530 sq mi)
Discharge 
 - average468 m3/s (16,500 cu ft/s)

The Ishikari River (Japanese: 石狩川) is the third longest river in Japan that flows through Hokkaido.