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FLATROCK CREEK (Blanco County). Flatrock Creek rises in the Hill Country two miles northeast of the Round Mountain community in northern Blanco County (at 30°26' N, 98°19' W) and runs northeast for eleven miles to its mouth on the Colorado River, just below Marble Falls at the Max Starcke dam in southern Burnet County (at 30°33' N, 98°15' W). Little Flatrock Creek, a tributary, rises near the Blanco-Burnet county line (at 30°28' N, 98°20' W) and runs northeast for six miles to its mouth on Flatrock Creek (at 30°32' N, 98°17' W). Both streams traverse flat to rolling terrain surfaced by clay and loamy soils that support live oak, Ashe juniper, mesquite, and grasses.


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

"FLATROCK CREEK (BLANCO COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 28, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.