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GOAT MOUNTAIN [#1] (Brewster County). Goat Mountain is in the Chisos Mountains fifteen miles southwest of Panther Junction within Big Bend National Park in southern Brewster County (at 29°11' N, 103°24' W). Its summit, at an elevation of 4,625 feet above sea level, rises 1,625 feet above the Castolon road, just west of the mountain. Soils on Goat Mountain are shallow and stony, and local vegetation includes live oak, piñon pine, juniper, and grasses.


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

"GOAT MOUNTAIN [#1] (BREWSTER COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 28, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.