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LYTLE GAP. Lytle Gap is a pass on State Highway 36 twelve miles southwest of Baird in west central Callahan County (at 32°17' N, 99°36' W). At an elevation of 2,090 feet, it is 130 feet lower than Callahan Divide, the summit on the west. Lytle Gap was named for an early settler living in the area.


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

"LYTLE GAP," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.