BEAR CREEK (HAMILTON COUNTY)
BEAR CREEK (Hamilton County). Bear Creek begins five miles west of Hamilton in western Hamilton County (at 31°40' N, 98°12' W) and extends northeast for eight miles to its mouth on the Leon River (at 31°47' N, 98°09' W). It flows beneath steep slopes and benches surfaced by shallow clay loams that support juniper, live oak, mesquite, and grasses.
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