Birding Site Guide to Roberts Bluff Access Printable Site Guide ROBERTS BLUFF ACCESS Edge Wade, 2010 6.8 acres Cooper Co. DeLorme 36, B-4/5 GPS: 38.9221449096,-92.9804362448 Directions: From I-70 Exit #98 (MO 135), go south to Pilot Grove. At the north end of Pilot Grove, take Rt. HH 4.5 miles northwest, then go 2 miles north on Buffalo Prairie Drive (gravel road.) When to Visit/Species to Expect: Spring migration can bring this very small area a surprising number of songbirds. Cliff Swallows may be numerous in summer. Features of interest to birders: The bridge over the Lamine River hosts a Cliff Swallow colony. Large trees at riverside may provide very busy feeding niches. A mulberry tree beside the road attracts many birds. The area has about 6 acres of woodland and just under 1 acre of old field. This ecotone area can be very active with a variety of species. Toilets: 1 privy Camping: primitive Hazards/Limitations: Area is popular with local anglers; several may be camping on weekends. Flooding on the Lamine may cover this area. Nearby Birding Sites: Harriman Hill Access, Blackwater Bridge Access, de Bourgmont Access, Swinging Bridge Access.