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Guide For Lake Sinclair, Oconee, Birds In Georgia

Georgia is home to some beautiful scenery and nature. Lake Sinclair and Lake Oconee are two outstanding destinations for nature lovers and birdwatching. If you haven’t tried it before, birdwatching is one of the many great things to do with kids in the area because there are so many beautiful birds in Georgia. When renting a vacation property from St. James Vacation Homes, you might even see some pretty Georgia birds outside your window. Here is a handy list of the different types of birds you might see when you visit Lake Sinclair or Lake Oconee. 

Types Of Birds You’ll See On Lake Sinclair or Lake Oconee

While it’s not sure you will see all these birds, there is a good chance you will see some of them on the lake or the shoreline. You might find some that we haven’t listed here. It’s a big lake with a lot of wildlife. Don’t forget your camera!

  • Anhinga
  • American Bittern
  • Bufflehead
  • Double-Crested Cormorant
  • American Coot
  • Sandhill Crane
  • Ring-Necked Duck
  • Mallard Duck
  • Wood Duck
  • Bald Eagle
  • Great Egret
  • Snowy Egret
  • Snow Goose
  • Canada Goose
  • Pied-Billed Grebe
  • Great Blue Heron
  • White Ibis
  • Common Loon
  • Hooded Merganser
  • Northern Pintail
  • Brown Pelican
  • Wood Stork
  • Tundra Swan
  • Mute Swan
  • Northern Shoveler
  • Blue-Winged Teal
  • Green-Winged Teal
  • American Wigeon

Learn About Georgia Wildlife

Georgia birds aren’t the only wildlife you will encounter on Lake Sinclair and Lake Oconee. It’s all possible when you book directly with St. James Vacation Homes. Please check out our vacation rentals on Lake Oconee and Lake Sinclair. Also, if you have a home you want to add to a vacation rental program, then St. James Vacation Homes can help you out. Call 706-817-3828 or check our website to book a vacation rental property.

Wedding Venues In Eatonton, Greensboro, GA

You have a day marked on the calendar, and now the next step is to find the best wedding venue for your day. Some exceptional venues are ideal for weddings near Eatonton, and Greensboro. Even better, some of the best vacation rentals near these lakes and cities are available through St. James Vacation Homes. Book directly with St. James Vacation Home for your wedding and start planning your special day at venues near Eatonton, and Greensboro.

The Harbor Club

The Harbor Club is right on Lake Oconee providing the perfect setting for wedding photos. The amenities include receptions, ceremonies, dressing rooms, covered outdoor space, wireless internet, and more.

Reynolds Lake Oconee

Reynolds Lake Oconee can handle the rehearsal dinner, ceremony, and reception venue. It offers an amazing view of Lake Oconee that is perfect for your ceremony. There are a variety of venues to choose from, such as a restored 19th-century rustic barn. The lakeside views make the reception just as special as the ceremony.

The Plaza Arts Center

You can find this venue in Eatonton’s historic district. It provides indoor and outdoor spaces for weddings and receptions. The reception hall is large enough to fill up to 150 guests. In addition, there is a history museum, including a historical classroom. The Plaza Arts Center also can provide certified wedding services, designers, and catering.

Don’t Settle For Satisfactory

You shouldn’t settle for less on your wedding day; these venues near Eatonton, and Greensboro will not disappoint. The same can be said for your and your family’s vacation rentals through St. James Vacation Homes. These venues are close to Eatonton, and Greensboro, so you’ll be nearby plenty of other exciting attractions. Check out our vacation rental properties on Lake Oconee and Lake Sinclair. Contact us at 706-817-3828 or book your vacation rental property on our website.

What To Do When It’s Raining In Georgia Near Lake Sinclair

Sometimes on vacation, the weather doesn’t agree with what we want to do. Suppose you find yourself in this situation, raining when vacationing near Lake Sinclair or Oconee with St. James Vacation Homes in Georgia. In that case, you’ll be relieved to know that your vacation is not in danger because there are many different and fun things to do when it is raining in Georgia. 

  • Stop by the Uncle Remus Museum in Eatonton: This museum highlights the works of Joel Chandler Harris, who wrote the Uncle Remus stories. Here you can see memorabilia and learn more about Harris.
  • Visit the Georgia Writers Museum: Another museum is the Georgia Writers Museum. It features exhibits and programs on famous Georgia writers, including Alice Walker and Flannery O’Connor.
  • Admire the arts at The Plaza Arts Center: You’ll find terrific entertainment and live shows here. You can buy tickets to stage shows like musicals or listen to local bands perform.
  • Browse the Lake Oconee Antique Mall: Those interested in history and antiques will love this place. It sells antiques, collectibles, books, records, clothes, jewelry, souvenirs, and more.
  • Enjoy your vacation home: Maybe you just want to stay in when it rains. Bring board games, watch TV, or get some much-needed rest by napping in comfy beds in our vacation homes. Take a look inside our rentals on our website.

Find The Fun In Georgia When It Rains

When it’s raining in Georgia, it’s not a reason to be down. You can find plenty of excitement in and near your vacation rental with St. James Vacation Homes. Check out our vacation rental properties on Lake Oconee and Lake Sinclair. Contact us at 706-817-3828 or book your vacation rental property on our website.

Best Greensboro, Georgia Golf Courses For A Getaway

There really is no better time than right now to start planning your Greensboro, Georgia, golf getaway. If you are a returning player or this is your first time on the greens in Greensboro, you’ll find many of the best golf courses to explore in Georgia. The best way to prepare for a day’s worth of the best golf is by waking up in one St. James Vacation Homes’ property in Georgia. Look through our inventory and the Greensboro, Georgia, golf courses below.

Harbor Club on Lake Oconee

This public golf course is outside Greensboro, Georgia, and right up against Lake Oconee. It’s an 18-hole course that covers over 7,000 yards with outstanding views of Lake Oconee, designed by architects Jay Morrish and Tom Weiskopf. In addition to the golf course, there is a driving range, short-game facility, and putting green.

The Landing At Reynolds Lake Oconee

If you can’t get enough views along Lake Oconee, you should check out The Landing At Reynolds Lake Oconee. The course stretches about 7,000 yards, and Robert E. Cupp designed it. The Landing was the first golf course to be built on Lake Oconee.

The Preserve Course At Reynolds

The Preserve Course At Reynolds is another outstanding course that stretches about 7,000 yards. The course is a lot of fun to play on with all of its gorgeous rolling hills. Another reason why The Preserve stands out is the six-hole course within a course called the Quick Six.

Drive, Putt, And Have Fun In Greensboro

You won’t be in short supply when choosing a golf course in Greensboro, Georgia. We also know you won’t be disappointed with your lodging through St. James Vacation Homes. Check out our vacation rental properties on Lake Oconee and Lake Sinclair. Get in touch with us at 706-817-3828 or check our website to book your vacation rental property.

Best Of Luxury Homes In Eatonton, Greensboro

Suppose you are looking to spend your vacation time in luxury. In that case, you should look at the best vacation rentals and attractions in Eatonton or Greensboro. The area is outstanding, and the best of the luxury homes available only through St. James Vacation Homes are unrivaled. Here’s a brief rundown of the best luxury homes available to rent for your next vacation in Eatonton or Greensboro.

Oslin Oasis

At the Oslin Oasis, you will find a three-bedroom, 3.5-bath retreat ready to meet and exceed all expectations. Guests are greeted by an open floor plan accented by a vaulted ceiling and plenty of sunlight from the rear-facing clerestory windows. Our favorite amenity is a king-size Sleep Number mattress with remote customization on top of a Serta massage frame.

Lake Escape

Located on the coveted clear water side of Lake Oconee, Lake Escape at Oconee is a one-of-a-kind, seven-bedroom, 7.5-bath, pet-friendly, craftsman, lake-front luxury retreat. This high-end two-level showplace gives you spectacular long-range views of the lake from basically all rooms and its enormous sliding glass doors, windows, and decks. It’s ideal for extended families or large groups of friends.

Harmony Bay

Located on a generously sized waterfront lot in the gated community of Harmony Bay, this immaculate and spacious 6,500-square-feet, five-bedroom, 5.5-bath craftsman home shines like a pearl on the shores of Lake Oconee. Harmony Bay is dressed to impress with spacious rooms, an open floor plan, designer finishes, and luxurious amenities. A walk-out terrace puts guests within steps of the private gated pool.

Don’t Settle For Less

Exploring Eatonton or Greensboro from one of these luxury vacation homes is the best way to spend your next vacation. We at St. James Vacation Homes can help. Please check out our vacation rentals on Lake Oconee and Lake Sinclair top. Also, if you have a home you want to add to a vacation rental program, then St. James Vacation Homes are the intelligent choice. Call 706-817-3828 or check our website to book a vacation rental property.

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