Teleajen

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Teleajen
River
Teleajen River.JPG
Teleajen River near Ploiești
Countries Romania
Counties Prahova County
Towns Vălenii de Munte
Source confluence of headwaters Cheița and Tâmpa
 - location Ciucaș Mountains, Cheia
Mouth Prahova
 - location near Dumbrava
 - coordinates 44°48′43″N 26°13′03″E / 44.81194°N 26.21750°E / 44.81194; 26.21750Coordinates: 44°48′43″N 26°13′03″E / 44.81194°N 26.21750°E / 44.81194; 26.21750
Length 113 km (70 mi)
Progression PrahovaIalomițaDanubeBlack Sea

The Teleajen in southern Romania is a tributary of the river Prahova. Its source is located in the Ciucaș Mountains in the locality of Cheia, at the confluence of headwaters Cheița and Tâmpa River. It has a length of 113 km and flows through the Cheia hollow, by the towns of Vălenii de Munte and Boldești-Scăeni and the city of Ploiești. It discharges into the Prahova near Dumbrava.

Towns and villages[edit]

The following towns and villages are situated along the river Teleajen, from source to mouth: Cheia, Măneciu, Homorâciu, Vălenii de Munte, Gura Vitioarei, Plopeni, Bucov, Dumbrava.

Tributaries[edit]

The following rivers are tributaries to the river Teleajen:

Left: Tâmpa, Pridvara, Brădetul, Pârâul lui Iepure, Pleșu, Valea Monteorului, Telejenel, Drajna, Văleanca, Bucovel

Right: Cheița, Ciobu, Valea Neagră, Giumelnicu, Mogoșu, Pârâul Stânei, Bobu, Carpenul, Valea Popii, Valea Brusturei, Valea Orății, Valea Movilișului, Boulețu, Valea Mare, Crasna, Bughea, Vărbilău, Telega, Dâmbu, Ghighiu, Leaotu

References[edit]

  • Administrația Națională Apelor Române - Cadastrul Apelor - București
  • Institutul de Meteorologie și Hidrologie - Rîurile României - București 1971
  • ICPA - Comune vulnerabile - Județul Prahova [1]
  • Trasee turistice - Județul Prahova [2]