Foraging Tours, Walks, Classes, and Groups (Updated for 2020)
The list below has been curated to include only those groups and foragers that schedule regular events and are currently active. Please email us about any broken links or incorrect links so we can keep the list updated. If you offer classes or scheduled foraging events feel free to contact us about being added to the list.- firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Arctos School of Herbal and Botanical Studies
Arctos School of Herbal and Botanical Studies bioregional approach is more on social justice. It is located in and around Portland, Oregon. Offers classes on herbal medicine, botanical identification, mushroom foraging, and more. Online classes are also available.
- More information: https://arctosschool.org/
- Contact: email@example.com
- Events Schedule: https://arctosschool.org/new-events
2. Cascade Mycological Society
Cascade Mycological Society is a group of people whose common interest is the appreciation of Kingdom Fungi. Located in Eugene/Springfield area of Oregon. Offers forays and meetings about mushroom and fungi.
- More information: https://cascademyco.org/
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Events Schedule: https://cascademyco.org/about-header-page/events-2/
- Social Media: https://www.facebook.com/cascademyco.org/
3. Modern Forager
Modern Forager is managed by Trent and Kristen Blizzard, they are self-proclaimed “mushroom geeks”. Located in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. They do foraging in Colorado, Michigan, Oregon, and Wisconsin. Offers edible mushroom hunting and wild food foraging.
- More information: https://www.modern-forager.com/about/
- Contact: email@example.com
- Events Schedule: https://www.modern-forager.com/events/
4. Morel Mushroom Hunting Club
Morel Mushroom Hunting Club is managed by Chris Matherly and Levena. The club focuses on foraging wild edible mushrooms and plants in Georgia, Minnesota, Oregon, California and other places. Conduct foraging tours and classes.
- More information: https://morelmushroomhunting.com/
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Events Schedule: https://morelmushroomhunting.com/forays/
- Social Media: https://www.facebook.com/chris.matherly
5. Oregon Mycological Society
Oregon Mycological Society is a non-profit organization. Located at 829 NE 5th Avenue Drive, Hillsboro, Oregon 97124. It seeks to study, collect mushrooms, and identify fungi. Conduct field trips, mycology camps, and meetings.
- More information: https://www.wildmushrooms.org/about/
- Contact: email@example.com
- Events Schedule: https://www.wildmushrooms.org/calendar/
Wildcraft wants to awaken their participants’ creativity and improve their understanding through hands-on activities. Activities are done mostly in Pacific Northwest. Conducts wild food foraging and medicine, and other activities.
- More information: https://wildcraftstudioschool.com/about-us.html
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Events Schedule: https://wildcraftstudioschool.com/calendar.html
7. Wild Food Adventures
John Kallas is the founder of Wild Food Adventures. Located at 422 SE 49th Ave, Portland, OR 97215. It seeks to connect people to the planet Earth, culture, human history and future through edible plants. Offers workshops, outdoor activities, teaching, and more about wild edible plants and foraging.
- More information: https://wildfoodadventures.com/
- Contact: email@example.com
- Events Schedule: https://wildfoodadventures.com/workshops/
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