Forager’s Report

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  • It was raining when I left Novato and it was pouring by the time I reached my hunting grounds in Salt Point State Park.  There were three cars already there, picking MY porcini. Like Pooh’s forest, it had been misty and moisty the preceding days,......

  • Mushrooming this year has been a struggle and we haven’t had a good haul in a long time. But hope springs eternal and we went picking yesterday in the hopes of finding something for the meeting that night. We found one mushroom: a big laughing......

  •   November Foray & Volunteer Opportunities Put it on your calendar! Our first foray of the season will be led by mycological expert David Campbell on Sunday, November 19. Forays are open to all MycoMarin members, but sign up is required so we know how......

  • I hit the Sonoma Coast five days ago. The mushrooms were far and few between. However, the ones I found, black trumpets, Hedgehogs and yellow feet were very large and in prime condition. The consistent rain is keeping them fresh, I suppose. I traded the......

  • Hello Everyone, Despite the rain we had a very successful members only foray yesterday, harvesting the usual winter suspects. Hedgehogs Winter chanterelle And black trumpets All attendees picked enough wild mushrooms to create what will hopefully be some fantastic meals! Kevin...

  • 1/20/17 Our winter mushrooms are in full motion now on the Sonoma Coast. Despite the heavy rains the Black Trumpets ( Craterellus cornucopiodes) are still in good shape and have not been left gritty and shredded by the downpours as sometimes can happen.  Bellybutton hedgehogs......