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STAR HOLLOW CREEK. Star Hollow Creek rises 5½ miles west of Thorpe Springs in northwestern Hood County (at 32°26' N, 97°58' W) and flows northeast for six miles before joining Robinson Creek (at 32°29' N, 97°56' W). The creek flows through steeply sloping terrain surfaced by shallow clay loams that support juniper, live oak, and mesquite. For most of the county's history, the Star Hollow Creek area has been used as ranchland.

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