PIN OAK CREEK (BASTROP COUNTY)
PIN OAK CREEK (Bastrop County). Pin Oak (Pinoak) Creek rises just south of the intersection of U.S. Highway 290 and State Highway 21 in eastern Bastrop County (at 30°12' N, 97°09' W) and flows southeasterly for 24½ miles to its mouth on the Colorado River, north of West Point in Fayette County (at 29°59' N, 97°03' W) at. The creek crosses an area of post oak woods, stream terraces, and uplands with sandy surface soils, ending in the loamy soils of the Colorado River floodplain.
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