CANYON CREEK (LIPSCOMB COUNTY)
CANYON CREEK (Lipscomb County). Canyon Creek rises ten miles northeast of Higgins in southeastern Lipscomb County (at 36°05' N, 100°09' W) and runs north for nine miles to its mouth on Wolf Creek, seven miles east of Lipscomb (at 35°15' N, 100°07' W). The stream traverses terrain that varies from flat to rolling, with some local escarpments. Native vegetation consists primarily of mesquite and grasses growing in deep, fine sandy loams.
A History of Lipscomb County, Texas, 1876–1976 (Lipscomb, Texas: Lipscomb County Historical Survey Committee, 1976).
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