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LONE WOMAN MOUNTAIN. Lone Woman Mountain is five miles north of Wimberley in central Hays County (at 30°05' N, 98°06' W). The elevation of its summit is 1,407 feet above sea level. The mountain rises in an area of the Edwards Plateau generally characterized by a stairstep terrain of steep slopes and limestone benches. Vegetation consists primarily of grasses, juniper, live oak, and mesquite growing in shallow, sometimes stony, clay and loam soils.


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"LONE WOMAN MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 07, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.