Edible Mushrooms & Wild Food Forage
Answer the call of nature
Modern foragers find few things more exciting than walking into the forest and locating our own delicious source of wild edibles. Driven by the thrill of the hunt we can walk, hike, bike or drive miles upon miles to locate that special, hidden cache of edible mushrooms or wild foods. Nature’s rewards are always well worth the effort.
A Good Season Western Colorado has been kind to local morel hunters thus far in 2019. It started this Winter with an above-average snow pack. In spring, lower elevations received regular rains while upper elevations collected more snow. Coolish weather has prevailed into June with 70s being more common than 80s and 90s not on […]
On the Mushroom Trail If you follow our adventures, most of you know that we head to the Pacific Northwest each year to chase burn morels. Although we usually trek West one week before and one week after Memorial Day Weekend, this year we had a very important event to be back for – high […]
It’s Wild Asparagus Time in Colorado! Each spring we head out to forage wild asparagus. It is one of my favorite things to find and I don’t even like grocery store asparagus! There is no comparison to these fresh, crunchy and delectable wild shoots. The coolest part? They are right in your backyard, hiding, yet […]
Burn Morel Mapping This is How We Do It While we are getting pounded with snow and rain throughout the state (happy, happy, joy, joy!), what better thing to do on a dreary Friday night than hunt burn morels… online. Yep, you heard me right – I said online! And no, I’m not talking about […]
- Morels and Porcinis in the Rogue-Siskiyou National ForestOn the Mushroom Trail If you follow our adventures, most of you know that we head to the Pacific Northwest each year to chase burn morels. Although we usually trek West one week before and one [...]Read more
The modern forager …
loves and respects nature
is curious, adventurous and resourceful
is patient, careful and well-educated
is thrilled by the hunt
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