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THREEMILE PEAK. Threemile Peak is two miles northest of Van Horn in southwestern Culberson County (at 31°04' N, 104°52' W). With an elevation of 4,864 feet above sea level, its summit rises 700 feet above Interstate 10, two miles to the south. The peak is named for its distance from Van Horn. It is now topped by a radio tower.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"THREEMILE PEAK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 24, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.