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Safety Rest Areas: Hardeman County Northbound

(New facility opened November 2002)
Hardeman County Southbound is the partner for Hardeman County Northbound
2 sets of Men's and Women's Restrooms Drinking Water Family/Assisted Restroom Handicap Access Interpretive Displays Picnic Tables Storm Shelter

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View inside a restroom
View inside lobby area with interactive display kiosks
Aerial view
View of the new facility at dusk
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View of the new Hardeman County Safety Rest Area


  • US 287 - Northbound, east of Quanah
  • Latitude = 34.2685 Longitude = -99.6302


  • 2 sets of Men's and Women's Restrooms
  • Interpretive Displays
  • Air-conditioned lobby and restrooms
  • Picnic Tables
  • Diaper Changing stations
  • Playground
  • Drinking Water
  • Separate Truck and Passenger Parking
  • Family/Assisted Restroom
  • Storm Shelter
  • Handicap Access



    • Newly constructed facility opened November 2002
    • The design has an "agrarian" look in reflection of the farming and ranching culture of northern Texas
    • Interpretive display kiosks in lobby area with public wireless internet access "Hot Spot"
    • The county was formed in 1858 from Fannin County and named for early Matagorda legislators Bailey and Thomas Jones Hardeman