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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.

Foray at Beaucatcher Overlook

Date: August 2, 2016 Leader: Mike Hopping View the Species List After a weekend of decent rains, twelve AMC club members met to sample the fruiting fungi along park trails and finish the project...

Foray at Florence Nature Preserve

Date: July 29, 2016 Leader: Anastasia Walsh View the Species List Twenty AMC members met at the Continental Divide on Charlotte Highway in Gerton for the Florence Nature Preserve foray. We split...

Foray at Pink Beds

Date: July 24, 2016 View the Species List On July 24, 2016 twenty-seven human members and six canine members of the Asheville Mushroom Club participated in the Pink Beds Foray in Pisgah National...

Foray at Purchase Knob

Date: July 15-17, 2016 Leader: Charlotte Caplan View the Species List You forget, until you go back, just how beautiful Purchase Knob is. The 270 degree sweep of view changes every minute...

Foray at Dupont State Forest

Date: July 9, 2016 Leader: Ken McGill View the Species List On July 9, 2016 AMC held a foray at Guoin Farm in the DuPont State Forest. The foray was arranged by Ken McGill with Mike Hopping...

Big Ivy Mushroom Foray

Date: June 28, 2016 Leader: Dan M. Manning View the Species List Twenty-four AMC members (including our youngest, 10-mo. old Anika Sage) gathered for a remarkably successful mushroom foray...

Big Ivy Plants Foray

Date: May 5, 2016 Leader: Dan M. Manning View the Species List On an unseasonably cool day in early May, sixteen members of the Asheville Mushroom Club visited the highly diverse Big Ivy...

Big Creek Morel Foray

Date: April 8, 2016 Leader: Charlotte Caplan After a couple of last minute cancelations, 22 people arrived at the trail head on a chilly morning of “dogwood winter”. A nice yellow morel...

Morel Foray

Date: April 5, 2016 Lead by: Mike Hopping A full complement of AMC members got an early start on a cold morning to participate in the club’s first morel foray of 2016. It took place on Tuesday,...

Cooking Demonstration

At our October monthly meeting, Michael Gentry of “Everyone Cooks” did a comedic cooking demonstration on how to cook with mushrooms.

2015 Nama Blue Ridge Foray

Date: September 24-27, 2015 View the Species List So Much More than the Field Trips… By Ellen Wan, Mushroom Club of Georgia When you think about the 2015 NAMA Blue Ridge Foray, the...

Foray at Turkey Pen

Date: August 29, 2015 Leader: Shiela Dunn View the Species List Twenty-five members led by Shiela Dunn assembled at the Turkey Pen trail head for the last foray of the 2015 season. No September...
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