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WILDHORSE MOUNTAIN. Wildhorse Mountain is nine miles northeast of Terlingua in southern Brewster County (at 29°24' N, 103°30' W). With an elevation of 3,836 feet above sea level, it rises some 840 feet above State Highway 118, at the western foot of the mountain. The area's sandy loams support pecan, willow, and grasses.


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

"WILDHORSE MOUNTAIN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.