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AMC Mentorship Program

AMC MENTORSHIP PROGRAM PROVIDES OPPORTUNITY TO BECOME A MUSHROOM ID MASTER Ever wished you could identify more than a few of the mushrooms on our foray tables? How about learning to identify most...

Polk County Foray

This was an experimental “pop-up” foray, organized with only a week’s notice after a generous offer from AMC members Carrie & Brandon to host a foray during a blank period on our...

Florence Nature Preserve foray

Saturday, September first, dawned warm and dryish in Gerton for the Florence Nature Preserve foray. Eighteen AMC members split into two groups led by Mike Hopping and myself, starting off at the...

Turkey Pen Foray

Twenty-eight members attended the foray, including several first-timers. The weather was good, after a lot of rain. We split into two groups: Ginger’s went along the ridge to the north east and...

Beaucatcher Mountain Foray

Once again, newish AMC forayers were pleasantly surprised to discover an undeveloped public woods in the center of Asheville. On July 31 a full complement of 20 members made the annual trip,...

Mark Brenner

September 2018 / AMC Monthly Meeting If you are interested in growing your own mushrooms, you are in luck! Our September presentation on Thursday, September 27 at 7pm is by Mark Brenner. His...

Mike Hopping

August 2018 / AMC Monthly Meeting Our program for August will be “Learning Your Way Around Amanitaville” by club member, Mike Hopping. Many mushroom hunters are fascinated by...

Dupont State Forest Foray

The foray was arranged by Ken McGill with Jackie Schieb and Charlotte Caplan leading participants on trails from the  trail head at Guion Farm.   Dan Manning led the carpool from...

Scott Pavelle

Scott Pavelle talks all about boletes at our July 2018 monthly meeting. An attorney from Pittsburgh, Scott is a member of the Western Pennsylvania mushroom club. He's knowledgeable, funny, and...

Foray at Rocky Fork State Park, TN

On Saturday June 30th, AMC returned to Rocky Fork State Park for another annual foray which returned some great results and enjoyable interactions among members, both new and seasoned. Rocky Fork...

Table Rock State Park SC foray

Charlotte Caplan was instrumental in getting our permit (N-13-18) for collecting in Table Rock SP.Twenty-nine Asheville Mushroom Club members gathered to collect and identify mushrooms on a...

Mills River Morel Foray

Date: April 21, 2018Leader: Colleen Rockstroh Thirty members took part in our last morel foray of the season.  Finally we had a warm & sunny day, after below average temperatures for March...
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