Interstate 610 North - West Loop

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Interstate 610 North
Evergreen Street is the first of two exits along IH 610 northbound for the city of Bellaire. Photo taken 03/27/05.
Advance signage for Exit 6, Bellaire Boulevard, Bissonnet Street and Fournace Place. Photo taken 03/27/05.
IH 610 north at Exit 6 to Bellaire Boulevard, Bissonnet Street and Fournace Place in Bellaire. Photo taken 03/27/05.
IH 610 northbound next meets Westpark Drive at Exit 7. Photo taken 03/27/05.
Flyovers for IH 69/U.S. 59 (Southwest Freeway) and high rises in Uptown Houston appear in the distance as Exit 7 parts ways with the West Loop northbound. Photo taken 03/27/05.
Just past IH 69/U.S. 59 (Southwest Freeway), Exit 8C departs IH 610 north for Westheimer Road. Photo taken 03/27/05.
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The Westpark Drive ramp joins with traffic from IH 69/U.S. 59 to northbound IH 610 along a collector distributor roadway. Photos taken 09/07/06.
Advancing north toward Exit 9 for San Felipe Road and Post Oak Boulevard on IH 610. Photo taken 09/07/06.
IH 610 through Uptown Houston was reconstructed between 2004 and 2006. Photo taken 09/07/06.
Exit 9 passes under the entrance ramp from Westheimer Road to San Felipe Road and Post Oak Boulevard at the Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area of Houston. Photo taken 09/07/06.
Continuing north across Buffalo Bayou, IH 610 meets Woodway Drive at Memorial Park in a half mile at Exit 10. Photo taken 09/07/06.
An auxiliary lane opens along IH 610 north ahead of Exit 10. Overheasd for IH 10 and Woodway / Memorial Drive were installed here in August 2006. Photo taken 09/07/06.
Woodway Drive and Memoral Drive both enter Memorial Park from the Greater Uptown area. The two combine eastward, with Memorial Drive continuing through the Washington Ave Coalition / Memorial Park community. Photo taken 09/07/06.
The four level interchange (Exit 11) with IH 10 (Katy Freeway) lies at the northwestern corner of Memorial Park by the Spring Branch East neighborhood of Houston. Photo taken 09/07/06.
The IH 10/610 systems interchange was rebuilt as part of both the West Loop and Katy Freeway reconstruction projects completed in 2008. The Katy Freeway leads IH 10/U.S. 90 west from Downtown Houston to Katy. Photo taken 09/07/06.
IH 610 progresses from the Katy Freeway with seven northbound lanes to U.S. 290 (Northwest Freeway) at the Lazy Brook / Timbergrove community. Photo taken 09/07/06.
An intrastate route traveling 274.37 miles to IH 10 in Kimble County, U.S. 290 begins at the three wye interchange with IH 610. Photo taken 09/07/06.
The Northwest Freeway constitutes a heavily traveled commuter route, with 235,199 vpd recorded by TxDOT to the immediate west of IH 610 in 2017. U.S. 290 travels through Jersey Village and the northwest Harris County suburbs to Waller, Hempstead and eventually Austin. Photo taken 06/19/05.
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Curving northeast, IH 610 crosses T.C. Jester Boulevard between the Central Northwest and Greater Heights neighborhoods of Houston. Photos taken 06/19/05.


 


Photo Credits:

03/27/05, 06/19/05, 09/07/06 by Kevin Trinkle

Connect with:
Interstate 10
Interstate 69
U.S. 290

Page Updated 07-31-2019.