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COW GAP. Cow Gap, a pass in the Brady Mountains, is about eight miles north of Brady in north central McCulloch County (at 31°15' N, 99°23' W). The elevation of the pass is 1,770 feet above mean sea level. Several early cattle trails used this pass through the mountains. The West Fork of Cow Creek runs through Cow Gap.


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

"COW GAP," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed August 04, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.