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Safety Rest Areas: Howard County Eastbound

Mitchell County Westbound is the partner for Howard County Eastbound
Drinking Water Handicap Access Men's and Women's Restrooms Picnic Tables

View of Howard County rest area
View of Howard County rest area


  • IH 20 - Eastbound, east of Big Spring
  • Latitude = 32.3004 Longitude = -101.2633
  • Milepost: 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