OMS 2022 Forays

Advance registration is required for all forays! 

Mini-forays are subject to cancellation and/or rescheduling due weather and other conditions.  Group size is limited.  All non-vaccinated participants must wear face masks over the mouth and nose.  Be sure to call the host in advance.

Additional forays may be announced.  All registrants must be current OMS members.  We encourage you to join now to take full advantage of newsletters and email blasts!

2022 Summer Foray: July 16-17 at Lake Hope State Park
REGISTRATION HAS FILLED FOR THIS EVENT. Members can email to be placed on the waiting list (please include your phone number and the number of adults and children who would like to attend). Due to space limitations, only those who have pre-registered can attend this foray.

Fall Foray will take place in Stark County October 15-16. More details soon.

Information on how to register will be posted as details become available

Saturday, 30 April in Summit Co. 10AM-12PM
Contact Walt Sturgeon to pre-register

Saturday, 7 May in NE Ohio 9:30AM-12PM
Contact Sharon Greenberg to pre-register

Saturday 28 –29 May in Caesar Creek State Park 1PM-3PM both days 
Contact Crystal Davidson to pre-register
Overnight camping at a group campsite is included and available until capacity is reached. Please advise if you plan to camp at the group site. There will also be a black light night foray Saturday evening around the campsite. A 395 or 365 (preferred) nanometer UV flashlight is recommended.

Saturday, 4 June in Darke Co. 1PM-5PM
Contact Kyle Canan to pre-register 

Saturday 18 June in Lorain/Medina Counties 1:30PM-4:30PM
Contact Pete Richards to pre-register

Saturday 2 July in Lake Co., 1:00PM-3:30PM
Contact Debra Shankland to pre-register

Saturday 23 July in Columbiana Co. 
Contact Walt Sturgeon to pre-register

Sunday 31 July in Portage Co., 1-4PM
Contact Debra Shankland to pre-register

Saturday 6 August in Darke Co., 1-4PM
Contact Kyle Canan to pre-register

Sunday 7 August in Hancock Co., 1-4PM
Contact Bob Antibus to pre-register

Saturday 13 August in Knox Co.
Contact Walt Sturgeon to pre-register

Saturday 17 September in Huron Co. (private property), 1-3:30PM
Contact Debra Shankland to pre-register

Sunday 25 September in Clermont Co., 1-3PM
Contact Crystal Davidson to pre-register:

Saturday, 1 October in Huron Co. (tentative)

Sunday 2 October in Lake Co., 1-4PM
Contact Debra Shankland to pre-register: or 440-263-2334

Saturday 8 October in Butler/Preble Co., 3-6PM
Contact Kyle Canan to pre-register:



Other 2022 Forays and Events

Annual NAMA ForaySept 29 – Oct 2 near Potosi, MO
See for more information

WV Mushroom Club – July 29 – 31

Telluride Mushroom FestivalAug 17 – 21 in Telluride, CO
See for more information

Annual Gary Lincoff Memorial ForaySep 23 – 24 near Pittsburg, PA
See for more information