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MOORES PEAK. Moores Peak, also known as Moore Peak, stands six miles west of Kingsland in eastern Llano County (at 30°40' N, 98°32' W). At an elevation of 1,300 feet, the summit rises 225 feet above U.S. Highway 71. Local topography ranges from flat to rolling to steep; the terrain is covered with soils ranging from shallow and stony to sandy and clay loams. Vegetation consists primarily of open stands of live oak and Ashe juniper.


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

"MOORES PEAK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 02, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.