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Important Update from the Cascade Mycological Society

This fall, the Cascade Mycological Society will partner with City of Eugene Recreation Services to offer educational opportunities to the community and host our monthly meetings/presentations. Please save the dates. Meeting Location and Date Change Cascade Mycological Society meetings will

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Photos from the Cultus Lake Foray

Spectacular weather and an abundance of spring boletes made for a fantastic overnight foray. Also out in full force were Amanita aprica with their orange-yellow caps and a variety of Ramaria. As for morels, we found a few but it

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CMS Weekend Foray in Bend: June 6-7

Morchella Elata

Join the Cascade Mycological Society for a weekend morel and spring bolete foray in Bend on Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7. You will need a current mushroom picking permit for personal use. They are free from the forest service. We’ve reserved

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Valentine’s Day Foray


Join Cheshire Mayrsohn for a mushroom collection foray at a relatively low elevation in the Cascade foothills, within 45 miles of Eugene. We will meet at 10 a.m. and plan to be back by mid-afternoon. We’re hoping for hedgehogs, winter chanterelles and

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Foray Coordinator Wanted

collecting mushrooms

The Cascade Mycological Society is seeking a Foray Coordinator for the 2015 mushroom season. The Foray Coordinator is the person who coordinates the details for each CMS foray including selecting the date/time/location, recruiting co-leaders, handing foray registrations, and conducting follow up. Selects

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Photos from the Winter Fungal Foray & Feast

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Winter Fungal Foray & Feast


Come and join CMS for a day in the woods and learn how to identify and gather winter mushrooms, followed by cooking up a variety of tasting dishes using some of our fungal finds from the day. Pavel Gubanikhin and

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Thanksgiving Foray: November 22, 2014

On Saturday November 22, Pavel Gubanikhin and Matthew Johnson will be co-leading a CMS foray. This foray will be heading Westward, with the exact location to be determined. The emphasis of this trip will be on collecting edible species for Thanksgiving.

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CMS Weekend Foray


Join the Cascade Mycological Society for an overnight foray at HJ Andrews Experimental Forest, Blue River, OR from Friday, November 7 to Sunday, November 9, 2014. The Andrews Forest is a place of inquiry. First established in 1948 as an US Forest Service

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Wherever The Mushrooms Are Foray to Collect for the Mushroom Show

Harriet Kelly

Join Harriet Kelly for a mushroom collection foray as we gather as many different fungi as we can to display at the Mushroom Festival on Sunday. Detailed meet up information and location details will be emailed to you upon receipt

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