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Ozark Natural Science Center

2024 Morel Hunting Workshops

Join Jay Pitts on ONSC trails to learn all the clues you'll need to locate your own morel patches.

2024 Morel Hunting Workshops
2024 Morel Hunting Workshops

Time & Location

Mar 29, 2024, 1:00 PM – Mar 31, 2024, 3:00 PM

Ozark Natural Science Center, 1905 Madison 1305, Huntsville, AR 72740, USA

About the Event

Learn morel host tree identification, how to recognize correct morel habitat, hunting techniques, and how to judge where to hunt according to the season. This is your chance to learn from an experienced mushroom forager and ask questions in person, in good morel habitat, during morel season. The workshop will NOT involve picking mushrooms, as it is in protected AR Natural Heritage property. Plan to attend rain or shine and bring wet weather gear if needed. 

March 29 - 31

Choose from one of 5 identical workshops throughout the weekend:

Friday afternoon, 1-3PM

Saturday morning, 9-11AM

Saturday afternoon, 1-3PM

Sunday morning, 9-11AM

Sunday afternoon, 1-3PM

About the instructor:

Jay Pitts is a sixth generation native Arkansan who lives in the Ozark mountains and specializes in foraging edible mushrooms year round. He's an Arkansas Master Naturalist and a member of the Arkansas Mycological Society, the Missouri Mycological Society, and the North American Mycological Association. Jay has been picking morels since the 1980's in Madison county, and he teaches an introduction to fungi class for the Arkansas Master Naturalists.

Tickets

  • Friday 3/29, 1-3PM

    This ticket is for a 2-hour guided morel hike with Jay Pitts

    $25.00
  • Fri 3/29, 1-3PM - Youth Ticket

    $0.00
  • Saturday 3/30, 9-11AM

    This ticket is for a 2-hour guided morel hike with Jay Pitts

    $25.00
  • Sat 3/30, 9-11AM -Youth Ticket

    $0.00
  • Saturday 3/30, 1-3PM

    This ticket is for a 2-hour guided morel hike with Jay Pitts

    $25.00
  • Sat 3/30, 1-3PM -Youth Ticket

    $0.00
  • Sunday 3/31, 9-11AM

    This ticket is for a 2-hour guided morel hike with Jay Pitts

    $25.00
  • Sun 3/31, 9-11AM -Youth Ticket

    $0.00
  • Sunday 3/31, 1-3PM

    This ticket is for a 2-hour guided morel hike with Jay Pitts

    $25.00
  • Sun 3/31, 1-3PM - Youth Ticket

    $0.00

Total

$0.00

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