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ROUND MOUNTAIN (Uvalde County). Round Mountain, also known as Elephant Mountain for an escaped circus elephant that sought refuge in a cave on Round Mountain in the 1920s, is three miles north of Laguna in northwestern Uvalde County (at 29°28' N, 100°01' W). At an elevation of 1,575 feet above sea level, its summit rises 350 feet above nearby Farm Road 55.


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

"ROUND MOUNTAIN (UVALDE COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed July 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.