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TALLEY MOUNTAIN

TALLEY MOUNTAIN. Talley Mountain, also known as Cow Mountain, is thirteen miles southeast of Panther Junction in the Big Bend National Park in southern Brewster County (at 29°08' N, 103°10' W). At an elevation of 3,765 feet above sea level, it rises some 1,165 feet above Glenn Spring, a mile north. Shallow, stony soils on Talley Mountain support scrub brush and grasses. The mountain was named for J. M. Talley, who settled in the area in the early 1900s.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Talley Mountain," accessed May 05, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rjt04.

Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.