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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.

Sherwood Forest Foray

Date: July 5, 2017Leader: Charlotte Caplan View the Species List A new site for us, this 60-year-old private community a few miles south of Brevard has 300 acres of conserved forest at around 3000...

Big Ivy Foray

Date: June 29, 2017 Leader: Dan M. Manning View the Species List Fourteen AMC members gathered for an early summer foray (the first of the summer season) in the Big Ivy area of the Appalachian RD,...

Wild, Edible, Medicinal Greens Foray

Date: May 21, 2017 Leader: Marc Williams Location and date: R Farms, 1530 New Stock Rd, Weaverville Number of Participants: 18 It was a rainy, muddy day with no end to the rain in sight. This...

Nantahala Gorge Morel Foray

Date: April 8, 2017 View the Species List On November 4, 2016, a wildfire started in the Nantahala Gorge near the Ferebee Picnic Area. The Tellico wildfire from the south, which started in late...

Big Creek

Date: April 7, 2017 Leader: Charlotte Caplan View the Species List It was a little too early to be called dogwood winter because the dogwood flowers, sensibly, were still tightly folded, but it...

Cosby Morel Foray

Date: April 1, 2017 Leader: Mike Hopping View the Species List We had a theory that morels might be a bit early this year and so moved this annual expedition ahead a week. Conditions during the...

Foray at Oconee State Park

Date: September 30 - October 2, 2016 View the Species List This was the seventh joint foray at Oconee State Park, Walhalla SC held by AMC, the Mushroom Club of Georgia, and the SC Upstate Mushroom...

Foray at Sandy Mush

Date: September 15, 2016 Leaders: Laurie Jaegers and Frank Bartucca View the Species List The Sandy Mush foray on September 15, 2016 had 15 participants, including the leaders, Laurie Jaegers and...

Foray at Turkey Pen

Date: August 26, 2016 Leader: Sheila Dunn View the Species List 25 members joined this foray on a steamy August day, with temperatures rising to 90 degrees. Conditions were dryer than normal...

Summer Potluck

Date: August 17th, 2016 We had a fun and tasty potluck. Here's a couple of photos including a massive Old Man of the Woods.

Foray at Briar Bottom

Date: August 12-14, 2016 Leaders: Sue Brown and Ed Mayer View the Species List The Briar Bottom Camping foray was a great success this year with 19 members attending.  There were 7 tents and...

Foray in Madison County

Date: August 6, 2016 Leaders: Laurie Jaegers and Frank Bartucca View the Species List The Madison County foray on Saturday, August 6, 2016 had 19 participants, including the leaders, Laurie...
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