California Bidirectional Interstate I-8

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Bidirectional Sands Hill Rest Area

The Bidirectional I-8 Sands Hill Rest Area is located near mile marker 156, about 20 miles West of the Arizona State line.  Accessible from California Interstate 8 with Eastbound and Westbound bidirectional access. Amenities include; Handicap Accessible Restrooms, Drinking Water. No RV Dump Station and EV Charging Stations are available at this time.

More Rest Area Stop Information

Below you’re able to view more rest area information such as rest area Open or Close status, rest area entrance (off ramp) photo, 360 degree images, rest area local weather and rest area driving directions via Google Maps or Bing Maps. 



Yuma, Arizona

California - Arizona State Line

Sands Hill Rest Area - Bidirectional

Mile Marker 156

Bidirectional I-8 (20 miles West of the Arizona State line)

48 Miles to the NEXT

El Centro


Rest Area Stop Visitor Reviews

CA I-8 Sands Hill Rest Area
User Review
3 (5 votes)

Rest Area Status

Rest Area Reported to be OPEN

*(Subject to change without notice, always plan for an alternate rest area)

REPORT Rest Area OPEN / CLOSED Status Here

(available soon)

Rest Area Off Ramp

ca i8 eastbound sands hill rest area mile marker 156
CA I-8 Eastbound Off Ramp
CA I-8 Westbound Off Ramp

Rest Area 360 Images

Rest Area 360 Images Click here.

Rest Area Local Weather

Rest Area Driving Map

Rest Area Facility Amenities

  • Restrooms
  • Drinking Water
  • No Picnic Tables
  • No Public Phone
  • No Pet Area
  • Handicapped Access
  • No Vending Machines
  • Trash Receptacles 
  • No RV Sanitation Station
  • Parking is available
  • Automobile Parking
  • RV Parking
  • Semi Truck Parking
  • Bus Parking
  • No EV Charging Stations

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