picking up a wild mushroom off the damp forest floor

Mushroom Foraging in the Forest

For a truly unique experience, forage for mushrooms during your visit to Mendocino. Partnered with an experienced mycologist, suss out coveted candy cap, chanterelle and porcini mushrooms in the local forests. The region is a natural hotspot for some 3,000 mushroom varieties. This is a seasonal, rain-dependent activity.