Bird Watching

If you are lucky enough to be in the right spot at the right time, you might see some pretty spectacular views of the local birds.

  • A few types of birds you may find are:
  • Sandhill Cranes on the Valley Floor
  • Sandhill Cranes by the Water
  • Wild Turkeys
  • Geese
  • Bald Eagle
  • Cooper Hawk

For a checklist of birds found near Lake Almanor, visit

Below is a compilation of birds you might see in Plumas County:
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Photos by Richard McCutcheon & Herman Brown