Howard County Safety Rest Area
Texas safety rest areas feature many benefits for travelers in Texas.
Our 76 safety rest areas feature 24-hour restrooms. Most locations have attendants on duty 24 hours a day. Other locations have attendants on duty from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
Howard County eastbound
- IH 20 - Eastbound, east of Big Spring.
- Latitude/longitude: 32.3004, -101.2633
- Mile marker: 191
- Drinking water.
- Men's and women's restrooms.
- Handicap access.
- Picnic tables.
- Howard County was named for Volney Erskine Howard, a United States congressman from Texas in the 1840s and 1850s.
- Area attractions include Big Spring State Recreation Area, Comanche Trail Park, Moss Creek Reservoir, and the annual rodeo and rattlesnake roundup.