Mushrooms of the Adirondacks: Hygrophorus nitidus at th Paul Smiths VIC (8 August 2012)

Explore the Adirondacks:
Mushroom Walks with Susan Hopkins
Selected Wednesdays and Sundays, starting 26 June 2013
2016 Mushroom Walks

Mushrooms of the Adirondacks: <em>Hygrophorus conicus</em> on the Heron Marsh Trail (8 August 2012)Mushrooms of the Adirondacks: Hygrophorus conicus on the Heron Marsh Trail (8 August 2012)

List of Mushrooms at the Paul Smiths VIC

Join mushroom expert Susan Hopkins for a casual walk in the woods to look at all mushrooms and fungi. All walks start at 10:00 AM. We will discuss and identify poisonous and edible species and point out some of medicinal value too. This walk will take at least 2-2 ½ hours and will be held rain or shine. Bring a lunch to eat in the picnic pavilion if you want to stay longer to use books and reference materials provided by Susan for further study. $10 per person for Friends of the VIC. $20 for nonmembers.

Walk dates for 2013:

Trip Report from the 8 August 2012 Mushroom Walk


Explore the VIC

The Paul Smiths VIC offers a wide variety of programs throughout the year to educate and inform Adirondack Park residents and visitors about the natural wonders of the Adirondack Mountains. You can help support these programs by joining the Friends of the VIC. More information on Friends of the VIC memberships

Explore the Trails

The VIC trails are free and open to the public, from dawn to dusk, spring through fall. In winter, the trails are open to cross-country skiers and snowshoers for a fee. Day or season passes may be purchased.