Eagle Mountain (Tarrant County)

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: October 2, 2020

Eagle Mountain is in the northwestern corner of Tarrant County (at 32°54' N, 97°27' W). It rises 150 feet above the surrounding terrain, and the Eagle Mountain School is located at its foot. The Eagle Mountain Dam has been built in sections separated by Eagle Mountain and Burgess Gap. Eagle Mountain Reservoir, in Tarrant and Wise counties, was named for the mountain.


  • Dallas/Fort Worth Region
  • North Texas

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

Anonymous, “Eagle Mountain (Tarrant County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 27, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/eagle-mountain-tarrant-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

October 2, 2020

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