GOMEZ PEAK. Gomez Peak is four miles southwest of the intersection of U.S. highways 290 and 80 and Interstate Highway 10, in northern Jeff Davis County (at 31°02' N, 104°04' W). The peak, with an elevation of 6,320 feet above sea level, rises 2,300 feet above the terrain at the Reeves county line, four miles south. The shallow, stony soils on the peak support Douglas fir, aspen, Arizona cypress, maple, ponderosa pine, and madrone.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."GOMEZ PEAK," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rjg10), accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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