Members Only Area
Bookmark and Share
sidebar menu icon

PLEASANT CREEK

PLEASANT CREEK. Pleasant Creek rises (at 34°46' N, 101°27' W) near the south rim of the Palo Duro Canyon in southwestern Armstrong County and runs northeast for six miles to its mouth (at 34°50' N, 101°25' W) on the Prairie Dog Town Fork of the Red River, twenty-three miles southwest of Goodnight. The stream traverses through an area of moderately steep slopes with locally high relief. Native vegetation is limited to mesquite and grasses growing in moderate silt loams. The creek remains for the most part within the boundaries of the JA Ranch.

Image Use Disclaimer

All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.

For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml

If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

Citation

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

"PLEASANT CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbpaf), accessed February 07, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.