Big Mountain

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Big Mountain is five miles northeast of Uvalde in south central Uvalde County (at 29°16' N, 99°45' W). With an elevation of 1,143 feet above sea level, its summit rises 150 feet above the nearby intersection of Farm Road 2369 and U.S. Highway 90 West.

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Anonymous, “Big Mountain,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 22, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994