OMS 2021 Forays

Advance registration is required for all mini-forays!  Mini-forays are subject to cancellation and/or rescheduling due weather and other conditions.  Group size is currently strictly limited to 10 participants, possibly fewer in some locations.  All participants must wear face masks over the mouth and nose.  Be sure to call the host in advance.

Additional forays will likely be announced.  Check back here for the most current information.

All registrants must be current OMS members.  Non-members may join OMS at the foray at the discretion of the host.  We encourage you to join now to take full advantage of newsletters and email blasts!

Northeast Ohio (Portage Co.) – Sat 8 May, 1 – 3:30 p.m.
Contact Debra Shankland at 440-263-2334 to register.

Eastern OhioBeaver Creek State Park (Columbiana Co.) – Sat 26 Jun, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Contact Sharon Greenberg at 330-457-2345 or for details and to register 

Eastern Ohio (Columbiana Co.) – Sat 10 July, 1 p.m.
Contact Walt Sturgeon at 330-426-9833 or

Northeast Ohio (Portage Co.) – Sun 11 July, 1 – 3:30 p.m.
Contact Debra Shankland at 440-263-2334 to register.

Northeast Ohio (Ashtabula Co.) – Sat 17 July, 1 – 3:30 p.m.
Call Debra Shankland at 440-263-2334 to register.

Central Ohio (Perry Co) – Sun 12 September, 2:00 p.m.
Please RSVP by text to Shirley McClelland at 740-215-5883 

Northwest Ohio (Hancock Co) – Sat 25 September, 1-4:00 p.m.
Please contact Bob Antibus at to register.

Southwest Ohio (Darke Co) – Sat 16 October, 1-4:00 p.m.
Please contact Kyle Canan for details at

Northcentral Ohio (Lorain Co) – Sun 17 October, 1-4:00 p.m.
Please call Debra Shankland for details at 440-263-2334


Other 2021 Forays and Events

Bellwether Farm (Region 2) – Sat 29 May, 4 – 7:30 p.m.
Fundraising morel dinner with presentation by Pete Richards.  See the Bellwether Farm website for more information.

Annual NAMA ForayAug 12 – 15 near Granby, CO.
See for more information.

Telluride Mushroom FestivalAug 18 – 22 in Telluride, CO
See for more information.

Annual Gary Lincoff Memorial ForaySep 18 – 19 near Pittsburgh, PA.
See for more information.