Highway Maintenance

Rest Areas

Locations

  • Bouse Wash Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-10 at milepost 53.  This Rest Area is approximately 100 miles west of Phoenix.  The nearest large community is Vicksburg located about 7 miles to the west. 
  • Burnt Well Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-10 at milepost 86.  This Rest Area is approximately 64 miles west of Phoenix.  The nearest large community is Tonopah located about 8 miles to the east. This rest area has recently been completely rehabilitated.
  • Canoa Ranch Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-8 between mileposts 32 and 33.  This southern Arizona Rest Area is located approximately 35 miles south of Tucson and 30 mile north of the border of Mexico.  The nearest large community is Green Valley about 8 miles to the north and Nogales about 30 miles to the south.    
View Rest Area Map
  • Ehrenberg Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-10 between mileposts 4 and 5.  This Rest Area is on the border of California, 4 miles east of Blythe. The nearest community is Quartzite, located about 13 miles to the east. 
  • Hassayampa Rest Area serves traffic (in both directions) on US 60 between mileposts 116 and 117. It is a non-interstate Rest Area.  This Rest Area is located between Wickenburg and Surprise.  The nearest large community is Wickenburg located about 6 miles to the east.        
  • Haviland Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-40 between mileposts 22 and 23 near Mohave Valley and Kingman.  The nearest large community is Kingman located 23 miles to the north. 
  • McGuireville Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-17 between mileposts 296 and 297.  McGuireville is located about 43 miles south of Flagstaff near Camp Verde and Sedona.
  • Meteor Crater Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-40 between mileposts 235 and 237.  The northern Arizona rest area is located between Flagstaff and Winslow, both of which are 30 miles to the west and east respectively.  The rest area is a short drive north of the actual meteor crater itself.
  • Mohawk Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-8 at milepost 56. Mohawk Rest Area is currently closed for rehabilitation and will reopen to the public in April 2017.
  • Painted Cliffs Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-40 at milepost 358.  This northeastern Rest Area is on the border of New Mexico.
  • Sacaton Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-10 between mileposts 181 and 184.  This Rest Area is about 30 miles east of Phoenix.  The nearest large community is Casa Grande about 12 miles to the east.  Sacaton Rest Area is the only State owned and operated Rest Area between Phoenix and Tucson. 
  • Salt River Canyon Rest Area is located between mileposts 292 and 293 on US 60.  It is a non-interstate Rest Area.  Salt River Canyon Rest Area is located on the San Carlos Apache and White Mountain Apache Reservation.  This site is sits on the banks of the Salt River and has wonderful canyon views.  It is unique because of its minute footprint; it is powered by a series of solar arrays and uses a composting vault collection system.
  • San Simon Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-10 at milepost 388.  This southeastern Rest Area is located on the border of New Mexico. The nearest large community is Lordsburg New Mexico about 20 miles to the east and San Simon about 9 miles to the west.
  • Sentinel Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-8 between milepost 83 and 84.  This Rest Area is approximately 20 miles east of Dateland and 30 miles west of Gila Bend.
  • Sunset Point Rest Area Located on the SB side and serves both directions on I-17 between mileposts 251 and 252.  Sunset Point Rest Area is Arizona’s most popular rest area located 40 miles north of Phoenix and perched on the edge of a valley offering a sweeping view of the Bradshaw Mountains to the west.  The nearest large communities are Black Canyon City to the south and Cordes Lakes to the north.
  • Texas Canyon Rest Area serves traffic in both directions on I-10 between mileposts 320 and 321.  This Rest Area is about 70 miles east of Tucson.  The nearest large community is Benson about 20 miles to the west and Wilcox about 20 miles to the east.

Rest Area Map

Click a location (star) to view more information about the rest area.
Map details may take a moment to appear.  Green locations are in service; Red locations are not in service.

The Arizona Ombudsman – Citizens Aide helps citizens to resolve ongoing issues with State Agencies.

Civil RightsTitle VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964 y la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés), el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT por sus siglas en inglés) no discrimina por raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, género o discapacidad.  Personas que requieren asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o por discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más pronto posible para asegurar que el equipo encargado del proyecto tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.