BARNES MOUNTAIN. Barnes Mountain overlooks the Colorado River eighteen miles northwest of Burnet in northwestern Burnet County (at 30°57' N, 98°25' W). It rises 1,347 feet above sea level, nearly 250 feet higher than the surrounding countryside. It was probably named after a local family.
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