NAMA Annual and Regional Forays

NAMA Northwoods Foray 2017
September 7–10, 2017| Cable, WI

Registration is now open for the NAMA Northwoods Foray to be held in northwestern Wisconsin. Plan to attend! Attendance is limited to 350 and you must be a NAMA member. Registration to this event will include lodging at Lakewood Resort, all meals, and all programs, presentations, and forays.
Find out more about the event and register soon:

The Wildacres Regional Foray - Celebrating 20 Years
September 28 - October 1, 2017 | Wildacres, NC

The Wildacres 2017 Foray is scheduled for September 28-October 1. Wildacres Retreat, located just of the Blue Ridge Parkway near Little Switzerland, not too far from Spruce Pine, North Carolina, is renowned for the identification of new species to the foray and to the identification of new species to the mushroom kingdom. You will have the opportunity to search for fungi along the creek sides of Armstrong Creek, Linville Falls and Crab Tree Falls, in the highlands of Mount Mitchell, and in many other areas along the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway.
Chief Mycologist: Brandon Matheny, University of Tennessee
Registration Fee: $250 per person and includes lodging for three nights and eight meals double occupancy. Limited to 40 NAMA members.
Important: Please date checks for Sept. 28, 2017.
Retreat Center Information:
Registration Form: Click Here to download 

Other Regional Forays, Workshops, and Events


Mushrooms of The Southern Appalachians: Identification & Ecology
August 14-18, 2017 | The Highlands Biological Station, Highlands, NC

Instructors: Alan and Arleen Bessette
Class size limited to 14.  For more information please visit

17th Annual Gary Lincoff Foray
Saturday September 16th, 2017 | North Park, McCandless Township, PA


The Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club is pleased to announce that its 17th Annual Gary Lincoff Foray will take place on Saturday, September 16, at North Park near Pittsburgh. Our Guest Mycologist (in addition to Gary Lincoff) will be Robert Chang, Managing Director & Chief Truffle Officer of the American Truffle Company. We plan to combine this with a walk and mushroom collection in Cook Forest State Park on the Friday. For more information please visit
Location: Rose Barn – Allegheny County’s North Park, Pearce Mill Rd, McCandless Township, PA, 15101
Guest Mycologist: Robert Chang

Note: These events are sponsored by NAMA affiliated clubs and listed as a courtesy to our members.