Visit Bastrop's Going the Extra Mile (GEM) program gives YOU the opportunity to recognize employees in our community for exemplary service and dedicated performance to their role in hospitality. One of the most important components of the visitor experience is the quality of the interface between the visitor and the tourism worker, and their experience with tourism service providers. This award recognizes the hard work and dedication of employees in the hospitality community! Vote now through April 14!

Nominate a GEM

Chester and Mary Trigg Erhard House

  • 1507 Pecan St
  • Bastrop, TX 78602
This home belonged to Chester Erhard, director of the First National Bank from 1890 to 1929, and his wife, Mary Trigg. Their son, Earl, president of the First National Bank from 1951 to 1965 and great grandfather of actress Hilary Duff, inherited the home.
See What's Nearby