10/20 Mushrooms of the Cascades

10/20 Mushrooms of the Cascades

Instructor: Mike Potts
Date: Sunday October 20, 10 AM-3 PM*
Location: Ashland, OR
Tuition: $80

*end time may vary slightly, please plan accordingly


Learn how to safely identify and harvest local mushrooms! This course will help you search out native fungi fruiting in the fall, identifying key characteristics of typical species to help you tell the difference between toxic, inedible and edible types. Enjoy expert field guidance while exploring some known fungi fruiting hotspots in the forests of the Southern Cascades.


*Please note this class is focused on education and identification, and does not guarantee a significant mushroom harvest. Type and abundance of mushrooms will vary based on conditions at the time.


Moderate difficulty (hiking over uneven terrain/through forest debris, but no significant elevation gain)

Ages 12+ are welcome.