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COMANCHE PEAK (El Paso County). Comanche Peak is a half mile northwest of Scenic Drive and a mile west of Newman Park in northwestern El Paso County (at 31°48' N, 106°29' W). The peak, at an elevation of 5,225 feet above sea level, rises 1,160 feet above Scenic Drive. Shallow, stony soils on the mountain support scrub brush and grasses.


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

"COMANCHE PEAK (EL PASO COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 09, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.