Sun, Jul 28|
The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center
Wild Mushroom ID and Foraging Workshop - July 28, 2024 12pm-3pm (1)
Learn how to identify and wild forage mushrooms
Time & Location
Jul 28, 2024, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center, 3872 Dillard Rd, Highlands, NC 28741, USA
About the Event
Mushroom ID and Foraging Workshop- Sunday , July 28th from 12pm-3pm
This workshop includes a 2-3 hour walk in the forest while we discover, properly identify and disucss foraging for wild edible and medicinal mushrooms. We cover the basics to get you started on what could become a lifelong passion and hobby of your's! We discuss prime habitats where specific mushrooms occur, why and what mushrooms do ecologically and a thorough discussion on safety precautions as well as practical harvesting/preservation techniquers. Lastly, we will go over several outdoor mushrrom propagation techniques and show you some siple wild mushroom cooking techniques that we all will sample!
What to bring: water bottle, comfortable walking shoes, and dress for the weather. EPI pen if you are allergic to bee's
All of our events have indoor rain plans as backups in case of adverse weather. Please dress accordingly and bring rain gear if the forecast looks to be really wet!
If you must cancel your reservation to one of our events then please let us know, at the latest, 48 hours before the scheduled time. If an unexpected emergency occurs then please let us know ASAP. For both options we can offer you the opportunity to attend a future event or receive your money back.
- Ticket type
General AdmissionSale ends: Jul 21, 1:00 PM
Jul 21, 1:00 PMPrice$50.00