WALOOPE CREEK. Waloope Creek rises thirteen miles northeast of Eden in east central Concho County (at 31°16' N, 99°38' W) and runs 8½ miles northeast to its mouth on Salt Creek, twenty-one miles northwest of Brady in far west central McCulloch County one mile east of the Concho county line (at 31°20' N, 99°35' W). The surrounding flat to rolling terrain is surfaced by sandy and clay loams that support grasses, oaks, junipers, and mesquite. Tributaries include Cottonwood Creek in McCulloch County.

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