On Sept. 10, 2016 from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Park Rd. 1A in Bastrop State Park will be closed to all traffic for the Burning Pine Run. . . .  

Apr. 19, 2016 - The park is open, but most trails are closed . . .

Aug. 29, 2016 - A hazardous tree removal project is occurring on Park Road 1C in Buescher State Park and may cause occasional traffic delays. . . .

Buescher State Park Map

Directions:

The park is located two miles northwest of Smithville. Take State Highway 71 to FM 153; then travel north on 153 for 0.5 miles to enter Park Road 1.

The Park headquarters is located at:
Latitude
(degrees, minutes, seconds) N:  30° 02' 20.90"
Longitude (degrees, minutes, seconds) W:  97° 09' 29.66"

Other Maps

100 Park Road 1E
Smithville, TX 78957

Latitude: 30.039098

Longitude: -97.158295

(512) 237-2241

Mailing:
P.O. Box 75
Smithville, TX 78957-0075
Make reservations online

Reserve by phone: (512) 389-8900

Entrance Fees
  • Adult: $5 Daily
  • Child 12 Years and Under: Free
  • Driving Tour Fee: $3 Daily
  • Adult Group Day Use: $3 Daily
Hours

Open daily.

Office Hours:
December - February, June - September:
Daily:  8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
March - May, October - November:
Saturday - Thursday:  8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday:  8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Closed for lunch:  Monday - Thursday, year-round:  noon to 1 p.m.

When the office is closed, please use the self-pay station. 


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