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Hunt is an unincorporated community in western Kerr County, Texas. It is located in the heart of the Hill Country of Texas (the rugged limestone hills that separate the coastal plain from the Edwards Plateau).

Hunt, Texas
unincorporated community
School in Hunt
School in Hunt
Location of Hunt, Texas
Location of Hunt, Texas
Hunt, Texas is located in Texas
Hunt, Texas
Hunt, Texas
Location within the state of Texas
Coordinates: 30°04′15″N 99°20′16″W / 30.07083°N 99.33778°W / 30.07083; -99.33778Coordinates: 30°04′15″N 99°20′16″W / 30.07083°N 99.33778°W / 30.07083; -99.33778
Country United States
State Texas
County Kerr
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

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HistoryEdit

The settlement was originally named Japonica; it was later changed to Hunt when Alva Joy purchased land in the area from Bob Hunt and established a US Post Office on the site.

The Stonehenge II replica was built on the North Fork north of Hunt. In the summer of 2012, Stonehenge II was moved to the front yard of the Point Theater in nearby Ingram.

The area around Hunt is home to many summer camps.

GeographyEdit

Hunt sits at the confluence of the North and South Forks of the Guadalupe River.

Notable PlacesEdit

Camp Waldemar, Camp Mystic, Camp Stewart, Camp LaJunta Yogi Bears Jelly Stone RV Park

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