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PIN OAK CREEK (Bastrop County). Pin Oak (Pinoak) Creek rises just south of the intersection of U.S. Highway 290 and State Highway 21 in eastern Bastrop County (at 30°12' N, 97°09' W) and flows southeasterly for 24½ miles to its mouth on the Colorado River, north of West Point in Fayette County (at 29°59' N, 97°03' W) at. The creek crosses an area of post oak woods, stream terraces, and uplands with sandy surface soils, ending in the loamy soils of the Colorado River floodplain.

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