Going On A Mushroom Hunt | KCUR

Going On A Mushroom Hunt

Mar 5, 2014

Mushrooms can’t run, but if you go hunting for them, it certainly seems like they’re hiding. 

Morels are highly-prized by mushroom hunters.
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On Wednesday's Up to Date, we speak with a few mushroom hunters about their craft and how they find the best fungus among us. 


  • Langdon Cook, author of The Mushroom Hunters On the Trail of an Underground America
  • Theresa Maybriar, local mushroom hunter and author of Morel Hunting: How to Find, Preserve, Care for, and Prepare the Wild Mushrooms Paperback