Victoria is at the tip of The Texas Parks and Wildlife's East Guadalupe Loop of the Great Coastal Birding Trail. According to, almost 300 different species of birds have been spotted in the area, making Victoria a favorite stop for birding enthusiasts from around the world. Whether it's Fall and Spring migrants and songbirds in Riverside Park, waterfowl along the Guadalupe River or Saxet Lake, or Bald Eagles and other raptors in the rural areas, there's no telling what you'll discover when you bird in the area!