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.
Good Books Are One of the Joys of Foraging Just like our well worn knives and bags, our favorite books are not only dear to us, but also incredibly important tools. While you are sheltering in place, there is no better time to crack those spines and dig in! Be like a sponge, soak up […]
Are you a Coloradan thinking about getting out and foraging for mushrooms this season? Getting started doesn’t need to be daunting! Think about it as “hiking with purpose” while you look for mushrooms along the way. Of course no serious mushroomer will share their spots with the general public, but here is a roadmap for […]
Hunkering Down Trent and I have been self-isolating here in Glenwood Springs, CO like so many of the rest of you out there. With all these emotional ups and downs, some days it feels like a struggle just to focus, let alone be productive. On the upside, we are stuck here with all the mushrooms […]
We Get Around Time flies when you are having fun, and what a year it has been! We’ve taken a bit of a break from writing, totally unplanned, but here we are – it’s almost 2020. All I can say is we must be having too mush fun 😉 We have been busy foraging all […]
- Modern Forager’s Bookshelf: 16 Great Books for the Wild Mushroom EnthusiastGood Books Are One of the Joys of Foraging Just like our well worn knives and bags, our favorite books are not only dear to us, but also incredibly important tools. While you are sheltering in [...]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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