Picunches Department

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Picunches
Department
Departamento Picunches (Neuquén - Argentina).png
Country Argentina
Province Neuquén
Capital Las Lajas
Area
 • Total 5,913 km2 (2,283 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 6,427
 • Density 1.1/km2 (2.8/sq mi)
Important cities

Las Lajas

Pehuenches is a department located in the west of Neuquén Province, Argentina.

Geography[edit]

The Department limits with Loncopué Department at north, Confluencia Department at northeast, Zapala Department at southweast, Catán Lil Department at south, Aluminé Department at southwest and Chile at west.

Coordinates: 38°31′24″S 70°21′42″W / 38.52333°S 70.36167°W / -38.52333; -70.36167