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Event Summaries

This is a look back at our past events throughout the years. Foray event summaries include a species list for that foray. We also have a page where you can download comprehensive and individual species lists.

Yancey County Foray

Date: September 15, 2017Leaders: Laurie Jaegers and Frank Bartucca View the Species List The Yancey County foray on September 15, 2017 had 10 participants, including the leaders, Laurie Jaegers...

Dennis Cove Foray

Date: September 8–10, 2017Leader: Alice Cohen View the Species List AMC held its first foray weekend in East Tennessee in many years. Dennis Cove Campground is a secluded US Forest Service...

FungiFest 2017

Date: September 2, 2017Location: Warren Wilson College View the Species List Fungifest turned out to be a huge success. We had almost 300 visitors, the classes and walks were sold out, and the...

Rocky Fork Foray

In late August, 2017, AMC took its first trip to the recently established Rocky Fork State Park in E. Tennessee. The park is 2,037 acres of scenic backcountry designated in October 2012. Acquisition...

Foray at Turkey Pen

Date: August 18, 2017 View the Species List Almost 20 of us enjoyed foraging at Turkey Pen on Friday August, 18. Sheila Dunn took a group on the lower loop and Ginger Fisher took one on the upper...

Briar Bottom Camping Foray

Date: August 11–13, 2017Leader: Sue Brown & Ed Mayer View the Species List The Briar Bottom Camping foray was a great success again this year with a small group of 12 campers and one...

Foray in Madison County

Date: August 5, 2017Leader: Laurie Jaegers & Frank Bartucca View the Species List The Madison County foray on August 5, 2017 had 16 participants, including the leaders, Laurie Jaegers and...

Beaucatcher Foray

Date: August 1, 2017Leader: Mike Hopping View the Species List Someone forgot to tell the weather gods to rain on Beaucatcher mountain this past week. Conditions were dusty dry but pleasantly...

Florence Nature Preserve Foray

Date: July 28, 2017 View the Species List Fifteen AMC members and a small group of Americorps members with theirCarolina Mountain Land Conservancy guide met on a warm and humid morning atLittle...

Foray at DuPont State Forest

Date: July 22, 2017 Leader: Ken McGill View the Species List On July 22, 2017 AMC held a foray at Guion Farm in the DuPont State Forest.  The foray was arranged by Ken McGill with Ginger...

Foray at Purchase Knob

Date: July 14–16, 2017 Leaders: Charlotte Caplan View the Species List We met at Purchase Knob just after lunch on Friday, July 14, and learned the bad news: a bear had damaged a tent...

Foray at Pink Beds

Date: July 9, 2017Leader: Gary Kauffman View the Species List On July 9, 2017 twenty-two members of the Asheville Mushroom Club participated in the Pink Beds Foray in Pisgah National Forest. The...
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