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TEACUP MOUNTAIN. Teacup Mountain (elevation 1,905 feet) is near Gentry Creek and Teacup, eight miles northeast of Junction in Kimble County (at 30°33' N, 99°40' W). The mountain is named for its resemblance to an inverted teacup. It lies in a flat area with deep local dissections. Native vegetation consists of live oak, juniper, ash, and mesquite in shallow and stony soils.


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

"TEACUP MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 07, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.