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NEBO MOUNTAIN. Nebo Mountain, also known as Mount Nebo, is three miles north of Eckert in northeastern Gillespie County (at 30°27' N, 98°44' W) and has an elevation of 1,927 feet. The surrounding countryside is characterized by low-rolling to flat land with clay and sandy loam soil. The vegetation consists primarily of grasses and stands of post oak, black jack oak, cedar elm, and mesquite.


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

"NEBO MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.