BUCK MOUNTAIN. Buck Mountain, about seven miles southwest of Breckenridge in southern Stephens County (at 32°40' N, 98°59' W), has an elevation of 1,342 feet above sea level. The surrounding terrain is predominantly rolling prairie and is surfaced with clay loams that support mesquite and grasses.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."BUCK MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rjb70), accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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