Hill Country

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointKimble County High Point (2460 ft/750 m)
CountriesUnited States
Area11,111 sq mi / 28,777 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent106 mi / 170 km North-South
147 mi / 237 km East-West
Center Lat/Long30° 0' N; 98° 49' W
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Map of Hill Country
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Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Hill Country.
Edwards PlateauLevel 5 (Parent)
         Hill CountryLevel 6

Major Peaks of the Hill Country

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Kerr County High Point2420+738+Hill Country
2.Love Benchmark2405733Hill Country
3.Guadalupe Basin High Point2405733Hill Country
4.Guadalupe Benchmark East2383726Hill Country
5.Colorado-Nueces-Guadalupe Triple Divide2380+725+Hill Country
6.Bandera County High Point2360+719+Hill Country
7.Housetop Mountain2351717Hill Country
8.Caprock Mountain2324708Hill Country
9.Meridian Mountain2320707Hill Country
10.Gobbler Knob2283696Hill Country
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Hill Country

Enchanted Rock
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Pink granite summit of Enchanted Rock (2013-05-09). Photo by John McHugh.
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Pilot Knob
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Pilot Knob as seen from northern access at DG Collins Rd (formerly Scenic Loop) (2016-10-19). Photo by Carlos Ross.
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