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Alerts . . . 


Alerts . . . 

 Prescribed Fire Alert - Oct. 16, 2017: Bastrop State Park will be conducting a prescribed fire today. This will not impact any camping or day use visitation. Park visitors may see a smoke plume and smell smoke in the air. Park Road 1C will be closed between Harmon Road and Alum Creek Road today and tomorrow.

Construction Alert - Oct. 10, 2017: Construction projects in the cabin area are underway through Dec. 15, 2017. Heavy machinery will be working next to the cabins. Construction vehicles will be using Harmon Road, and Park Road 1C between the Park Road 1C/1A intersection and Harmon Road. Expect possible delays and detours. Use caution on Park Road 1C and when hiking along Harmon Road. Construction is ongoing through Aug. 2018 at the Group Barracks; during this time expect construction noise in the Piney Hill and Deer Run camping areas.

Flood/Fire Damage Alert - Sept. 1, 2017: Some areas of the park are closed due to flood and fire damage. Trails inside the Park Road 1A loop, the Brown Trail and the South Purple Trail to Harmon Road are open. The North Purple Trail between the overlook and the Old Road bed and the purple trail east of Harmon Road and the Orange Trail remain closed. Due to dam failure, the park's 10-acre lake is gone. Please obey all signs and barricades for closed areas at the park. For more information, visit our Wildfire & Flood Damage page.

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