Fall Mushroom Camp
November 11-13, 2017
Fall Mushroom Camp at HJ Andrews Experimental Forest near Blue River will be a great way to learn about local fungi. The weekend adventure will include forays lead by Marcia Peeters and Cheshire Mayrsohn, identification sessions, and a Potluck dinner/social on Saturday evening.
About the Venue: The H.J. Andrews is a 16,000-acre ecological research site in Oregon’s beautiful western Cascades Mountains near Blue River. The landscape is home to iconic Pacific Northwest old-growth forests of Cedar and Hemlock and moss-draped ancient Douglas Firs.
We will be staying in apartments that have 4 or 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a living and dining area, and a fully equipped kitchen. Each participant will be assigned to a specific bedroom in an apartment. All bedrooms have 2 twin beds, one bedroom in each apartment has beds configured as bunk beds. Single occupants will be roomed with other single occupants. You will need to bring food and beverages, plus bedding (sleeping bag or sheets/blanket and a pillow) There is no place to shop near the Andrews. All participants are expected to leave the apartment and kitchen area clean upon departure. No pets are allowed (Andrews policy). No smoking in any of the buildings.
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Stay tuned to this post for more details on cost and a detailed schedule to come. Pre-booking with payment will be required and all participants must be active CMS members. An Enews Announcement will be sent as a reminder with instructions on how to Register