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ROUND MOUNTAIN (San Saba County). Round Mountain is a summit twenty-two miles west of Cherokee in southwestern San Saba County (at 30°57' N, 99°05' W). It has an elevation of 1,835 feet above sea level, about 180 feet above Deer Creek to the east. The summit rises in an area characterized by generally flat terrain with localized dissection. Vegetation consists primarily of Ashe juniper, live oak, mesquite, and grasses growing in clayey loam soil.


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

"ROUND MOUNTAIN (SAN SABA COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.