106 Hasler Blvd
Bastrop, TX 78602
Phone: (512) 321-3303
Fax: (512) 321-3004
106 Hasler Blvd, Bastrop, TX, US, 78602
- Phone: (512) 321-3303
- Fax: (512) 321-3004
See many wonderful native and exotic animals, birds, and reptiles while at this amazing zoo that also offers animals shows and educational programs.
This full service library offers a large variety of books, cemetery maps and records, over 50 periodicals, and the Smithville High School Yearbooks from 1945 to the present.
Built for Mr. Burleson, one of the founders of Smithville, this Early Classical Revival, 18-room house features double wraparound columned porches, seven fireplaces with handcarved oak mantles and beveled mirrors. The house is built with rich caramel colored pine woodwork, and a handcarved, ornate white front staircase.
A huge park encompassing 50 acres (20.23 hectares), this one is the biggest in Smithville. Located at Highway 71 West, it is frequented by locals from across the city. Featuring a softball field, a pavillion and several volleyball courts, the park is a favorite choice, when it comes to playing outdoor games. 19 campsites are also present in the park, where you can chill throughout the day, and enjoy in the beauty of nature.
One the grounds of this park is a restored MKT depot as well as a museum featuring many early railroad artifacts, logs, and ledgers related to railroad workers. A children's playground and gazebo are also on the grounds.
Great family park offering 7.7 miles of hiking trails, area wildlife and plants, and fishing on Buescher Lake. Also it's great for bird watching with over 250 species of birds being sighted here. Facilities include restrooms with and without showers, campsites with water and electricity, screened shelters, picnic sites, 7.5 miles of hiking trails, a playground and group picnic pavilion (for day use only). A recreational hall (for day and night). Limited Use Cabins (sleeps 4) with 2 sets of bunk-beds, a table, chairs, AC/Heat, microwave, refrigerator, kitchen counter top, and a state park store.