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Lake Sinclair

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.

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.

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