Members Only Area
Bookmark and Share
sidebar menu icon


SQUARE TOP MOUNTAIN. Square Top Mountain is two miles north of U.S. Highway 67 and 1½ miles east of Farm Road 2463 between King Mountain and Five Mile Creek seven miles northeast of McCamey in southern Upton County (at 31°11' N, 102°07' W). The summit has an elevation of 3,025 feet. Square Top Mountain is composed of limestone and calcareous clay mud substrate covered with shallow, stony clay loams. Juniper, oak, grasses, chaparral, and cacti grow on the mountain.


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

"SQUARE TOP MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 31, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.