Eastern Mojave Vegetation Chinati Mountains, Presidio County, Texas.
 
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The Chinati Mountains of Texas are a small range in the high desert of far West Texas near the city of Presidio. There is a pass through the mountains on Ranch to Market Road 2810, also known as Pinto Canyon Road, which connects to Farm to Market Road 170 at Ruidosa, Texas. Some believe the range derives its name from the Apache word ch'íná'itíh, which means gate or mountain pass.


Elevation: 6378ft, 1944m.

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Date and time this article was prepared:8:56:52 PM, 5/26/2021.