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For the football (soccer) club, see Rio Ave F.C.

Ave River (Rio Ave) is a river in Northern Portugal. It has its source in the Cabreira Mountain (Serra da Cabreira) in the Minho Region. In it`s course passes through the cities of Guimaraes , Vizela , Santo Tirso , Trofa and Vila do Conde. The Vizela River and Este River (Portugal) flows into it. The Ave flows into the Atlantic Ocean in the city of Vila do Conde.


Coordinates: 41°20′21″N 8°44′53″W / 41.3393°N 8.74811°W / 41.3393; -8.74811