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CIGAR MOUNTAIN. Cigar Mountain is 1½ miles northeast of Terlingua in southwestern Brewster County (at 29°20' N, 103°36' W). At an elevation of 3,301 feet above sea level, it rises 410 feet higher than the town. Its shallow, stony soils support scrub brush and grasses.


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

"CIGAR MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 09, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.