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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


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


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

  • Picnic Tables



    • 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