Bee Mountain is a mile south of Meridian by the North Bosque River in the central part of the county (at 31°52' N, 97°37' W). It rises 960 feet above sea level in a level to hilly portion of the Grand Prairies. Soils in the area vary from shallow, stony clay loams to deep, cracking clays, and the local vegetation generally consists of grasses, oak, juniper, chaparral, cacti, and some mesquite.
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
“Bee Mountain (Bosque County),”
Handbook of Texas Online,
accessed May 20, 2022,
Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
Original Publication Date:
Most Recent Revision Date:
November 1, 1994