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BEAR CREEK (KERR COUNTY)

BEAR CREEK (Kerr County). Bear Creek rises nine miles west of Mountain Home in west central Kerr County (at 30°10' N, 99°32' W) and flows southeast for 12½ miles to its mouth on the North Fork of the Guadalupe River, five miles west of Hunt (at 30°04' N, 99°25' W). The stream, intermittent in its upper reaches, traverses the loamy soils and rocky outcrops of the Edwards Plateau. Stands of live oak, mesquite, and Ashe juniper grow along the creekbed.

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Handbook of Texas Online, "Bear Creek (Kerr County)," accessed May 28, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbb63.

Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.