Meet at 7:30 a.m. in North Little Rock on the east side of the Other Center parking lot near McDonald’s. The Other Center is located across from McCain Mall, on McCain Blvd. Take Exit 1 West, off Hwy. 67/167. We’ll arrive at the Bald Knob NWR around 8:45 a.m. for those who want to meet us there. Look for the line of cars parked on Coal Chute Road. The refuge is a National Audubon Important Bird Area.
Target birds will be lingering ducks and early-arriving shorebirds, herons, egrets, and night-herons. Very little walking will be involved. If you own a scope, bring it. Bring water, snacks or lunch. There is no bathroom on-site. There is a McDonald’s just off Hwy. 67/167 at the Bald Knob Exit 55. GPS Coordinates: 35.260233, -91.571903