Texas will be centerstage for a total solar eclipse on Monday, April 8, 2024!  In Bastrop, at approximately 12:20 pm, the moon will start to block the sun causing an (almost) total solar eclipse. The sun is expected to eclipse until 2:25 pm. We're located right outside the path of totality, making Bastrop a great place to view the eclipse without having to maneuver the crowds. Get accurate Texas Eclipse viewing information and plan your trip to Bastrop for the 2024 Solar Eclipse!

Solar Eclipse in Bastrop

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You don't have to go far to have it all. In Bastrop, Texas you're just 30 miles southeast of Austin along Highway 71. Here, you get an authentic Texas experience without the crowds in one of the most historic small towns in our state. From charming downtown streets to epic outdoor adventures, live music to mouthwatering meals, historic buildings to a burgeoning art scene, everyone is invited to Bastrop. Visit Bastrop and make yourself at home, create your next story, and enjoy our special brand of Texas hospitality. 

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