Mushroom Ramble

Mushroom Ramble

Sunday, September 9

9:00am – 12:00pm

Description:The Esopus Creek Conservancy, in conjunction with the 19th Annual Hudson River Valley Ramble, is sponsoring a guided mushroom walk on Sunday, September 09, 2018.  Autumn can be a very productive time of the year for mushrooms when soil moisture is favorable.  George Johanson will guide us as we explore a local woodland in search of ground and wood-dwelling mycelia.

Meet 9:00a.m. in the northeast corner of the Saugerties Plaza (near the Credit Union) onRte. 9W just south of the Village of Saugerties.  We will carpool to the event location.

Bring field guides and cameras if you have them.   Collecting is not permitted.  Be prepared for potentially wet/muddy conditions and moderate rain.  Heavy rain cancelsthe walk.  Children are welcome andencouraged, but please do not bring pets.

Pre-registration is required.  Contact Steve Chorvas ( to register, or for additional information or directions. This HRV Ramble event is free and open to the public, but will be limited to a maximum of 20 participants.  For more information about additional HRV Ramblewalks, hikes, paddles, river and estuary explorations, visit  For additional information about upcoming ECCNature Walks and Paddles, please visit