Great Alberta Mushroom Foray 2018

Registration Now Open

August 31 - September 3, 2018 
Hinton Forestry Centre, Alberta.

Finally! Another Great Mushroom Foray.

Mycologists Confirmed:
Paul Kroeger - UBC Herbarium
MIke Schulz - Lakeland College.

We will also have Nhu Nguyen - University of Hawaii. Associate Professor, Researcher, Principal investigator. He has expertise in Mycorrhizal and symbiotic fungal relationships with bacteria and insects. Special interest and expertise in Suillus genus.

Registration options include:

  1. Full accommodation and meals based on shared accommodation - Two single beds per dorm room. - $265.00 per person
  2. Full accommodation and meals based on single person per room. - $340.00 
  3. No accomodations (Campers, local participants, local hotel accommodation personally arranged) : Full foray participation, Courses, lectures and full meals - $195.00 per person
  4. Forays, lecture, and introductory mushroom course (no meals or accommodations) - $140.00 per person.  


Friday AM - Early bird foray; Rock Lake Provincial park.
Friday PM: Registration, pot luck reception.
Saturday: Forays, Introductory Mushroom Identification Course, Afternoon Workshop, Evening Lecture.
Sunday: Forays, Afternoon Workshop, Evening Lecture.
Monday: Lecture, ID Table discussion with mycologists, Open House. 

Note: Campers can access Hinton Campground about 1KM away, Space with no services will be arranged in parking lot as well.

Deadline: For those wanting on site accomodations, registration is required by July 31.


Registration deadline for accommodations: July 31

Cancellations before July 31 subject to a $50 admin fee.

Cancellations after July 31, no refunds.