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MOUNT BARKER. Mount Barker, sometimes called Barker Mountain, is a summit within the western city limits of Austin in central Travis County (at 30°20' N, 97°46' W). It stands at an elevation of 840 feet above sea level, nearly 250 feet higher than the surrounding area.


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

"MOUNT BARKER," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.