Texas Safety Rest Areas feature a number of benefits designed to better serve travelers in Texas.

Each of the state's 80 Safety Rest Areas feature restrooms that are open 24 hours daily. Most rest areas have attendants on duty 24 hours a day. The remaining facilities have attendants on duty from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

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Safety Rest Areas: Concho County

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

View of Concho County rest area
View of Concho County rest area
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Location

  • US 87 - west of Eden, serving traffic both directions
  • Latitude = 31.2177 Longitude = -99.9622

Features

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

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  • Picnic Tables

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    Miscellaneous

    • The county derives its name from the Concho (or "Shell") River, which in turn was named for the large number of mussels found there
    • Nearby attractions include boating, hunting, fishing, the Paint Rock pictographs, and the Concho County Fair, which is held annually in August and September

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