Qutang Gorge

Wu Gorge

Yangtze Wu Gorge              Bookmark and Share

Wu Gorge is the second gorge of the Three Gorges system in Yangtze River. Formed by the Wu River, it stretches 45 km from Wushan to Guandukou, and is located downstream of Qutang Gorge and upstream of Xiling Gorge.

Administratively, the region is within Wushan County of the Chongqing Municipality (formerly, part of Sichuan Province) and Badong County of Hubei Priovince. The mountains on both sides of the Yangtze, through which the river cuts the Wu Gorge, are known as Wu Mountains