The Colorado Mycological Society

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Colorado Mycological Society
PO Box 9621
Denver, CO 80206

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General Inquiries

Call The Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center

*We no longer identify photos emailed to us.
You may post photos to our facebook group here. *No response guaranteed.
Members may submit photos to our lead identifiers in our portal here.

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Guided Forays

Forays are organized, ticketed outings for CMS members.

Tickets may be obtained via the CMS web site. There is no cost for members to purchase a ticket, but you must be a CMS member in order to checkout.

Participants normally meet at a designated location and carpool to the foray destination.

Typical Activities

A Foray leader and assistants will provide instruction on appropriate methods of collecting, after which the participants fan out in small groups to search for specimens. At an appointed time, they reconvene and the leaders provide further instruction in correct procedures for identification.

Duration & Expectations

Forays usually last about 4-5 hours including travel time.
Forays involve light physical exertion sometimes at high altitudes.

Remember to bring water & sunscreen
Remember to come prepared & double check your belongings
Review our foray gear guides
Please read our information on things to bring & what not to bring.


Be sure to check your email for notification from CMS before attending your scheduled foray. The latest changes of time and meeting location of forays will be posted in each event.


If you need to cancel your scheduled foray attendance, please notify us at so another person may attend.

Guiding A Foray

We are always looking for foray leaders! If you have the capabilities to guide a foray whoever you are in Colorado please contact us!

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Foray Posts & Information

  • Feb252018

    Happy Hunting Tips

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    Colorado Mycological Society
  • Feb242018

    Advice for Beginning Wild Mushroom Hunters

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    Colorado Mycological Society
  • Feb242018

    What to Expect on Forays

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    Colorado Mycological Society
  • Dec122016

    What To Bring On Forays

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    Colorado Mycological Society