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Safety Rest Areas: Wise County Northbound

Drinking Water Handicap Access Men's and Women's Restrooms Picnic Tables

View of Wise County rest area
View of Wise County rest area
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Location

  • US 287 - Northbound, 2 miles north of Decatur
  • Latitude = 33.284 Longitude = -97.6316

Features

  • Drinking Water
  • Men's and Women's Restrooms
  • Handicap Access

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  • Picnic Tables

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    Miscellaneous

    • Wise County was named in honor of Henry A. Wise, a United States Congressman from Virginia, who, during the 1840s, supported the annexation of Texas
    • Lake Bridgeport / Wise Co. Park located 4 miles west of Bridgeport off US 380, offers swimming, year-round fishing, campsites, picnic areas, boat rentals and ramps

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