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SLICKROCK MOUNTAIN. Slickrock Mountain is eight miles northeast of the Maverick Ranger Station in the Big Bend National Park in southwestern Brewster County (at 29°22' N, 103°23' W). At an elevation of 3,985 feet above sea level, it rises 1,230 feet above the ranger station. Shallow, stony soils support scrub brush and grasses.


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

"SLICKROCK MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 04, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.