2015 Photo Contest kicks off
Time again for the annual Arizona Mushroom Forum photo contest. We had some enthusiastic participation and great photos last year, but I think the competition is even more intense in the 2015 … Continue reading
AZ Mushroom Club 2015 winter meeting and potluck dinner set for December 10
The date for the 2015 holiday potluck dinner and member meeting of the Arizona Mushroom Club has been set for Thursday, December 10. As usual, it will take place at the Maricopa … Continue reading
Winter meeting question (Important)
Hi folks, sorry for the lack of updates recently. We’ll catch up on photos from the end of the season soon, but for the time being, I have a quick … Continue reading
Downtown DIY: Foraging Arizona Mushrooms
Mycologist Erik Nelson, of the Arizona Mushroom Primer, will be giving a talk at the Mesa Public Library on Thursday evening, Aug 27. He will discuss the ecology and habitat … Continue reading
August 2015 foray of the Arizona Mushroom Club
The Arizona Mushroom Club has fixed the dates of the August 2015 foray in the White Mountains. It will take place the weekend of August 15-16 in Springerville. Full details … Continue reading
Late July 2015: High season, and the recovery of the Wallow Fire
This update comes rather later than I had hoped, but it’s now clear that high season for our summer mushrooms is well under way. Since our previous report in early … Continue reading
How you can help the ICOM8 mycology conference in Flagstaff
A few months ago, I posted news of the 8th International Conference on Mycorrhiza (ICOM8) taking place at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff next month. The official program for the meeting has … Continue reading
Mushroom Foray Checklists
These pages are the most popular on the site. We'll guide you through a detailed look at all the equipment you need for a mushroom foray, with a lot of tips on technique.
Arizona Mushrooms: Where and When?
Another one of our most popular posts. This page will give you a thorough overview of the best times and places to look for wild mushrooms in this beautiful and geographically diverse state.
High Season Update - Late July 2015
All our good summer edibles are now appearing in ample quantities. Even better, the areas burned by the Wallow Fire in 2011 are recovering.