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CUPOLA MOUNTAIN. Cupola Mountain is eight miles west of the Rio Grande and a mile north of the Black Gap Wildlife Management Area in eastern Brewster County (at 29°40' N, 102°51' W). With an elevation of 3,935 feet above sea level, it rises 1,100 above Big Canyon, two miles to the east. Its shallow, stony soils support oak, juniper, and some mesquite.


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"CUPOLA MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.