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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...

AMC Foray: 06-30-18

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

AMC Foray: 06-20-2018

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

Foray April 1, 2018

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 and most of April.  Several people found...

Foray April 12, 2018

On a beautiful spring day with daytime temperatures in the high sixties to low seventies (sandwiched between periods of much harsher winter-like weather), twenty members gathered to assess some new...

Foray April 6, 2018

27 club members met at the parking area on a mild, cloudy day and scattered on both sides of the creek for a 2 ½ hour Easter egg, sorry, morel hunt.  And when we all gathered again we...

Peziza phyllogena

Photo credit: Mike Hopping The common brown cup mushroom of springtime, found growing on rich woodland soil or decaying wood, is imaginatively known as the Common Brown Cup, or Peziza phyllogena...

Foray March 31, 2018

Our first morel foray of 2018 hadn't looked too promising a week earlier. The March 31 date anticipated a faster than usual warmup, which the first three weeks of the month did their best to...

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 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...

Oconee Foray

Date: September 29 – October 1, 2017Leader: Andy Methven View the Species List This was our 8th weekend foray at Oconee State Park since 2008. More than 80 members of AMC, MCG and SCUMS took...

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...
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