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SPRING CREEK (San Saba County). Spring Creek rises nine miles northeast of Richland Springs in northern San Saba County (at 31°19' N, 98°49' W) and runs north for six miles to its mouth on the Colorado River (at 31°23' N, 98°47' W). The stream crosses an area characterized by rolling hills with live oak, mesquite, Ashe juniper, and grasses in sandy and clayey loam soils.


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

"SPRING CREEK (SAN SABA COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.