New Mexico Mycological Society 2022 Annual Foray

Taos, New Mexico
August 25-28, 2022

Sagebrush Inn & Suites
1508 Paseo del Pueblo Sur
Taos, NM 87571
(575) 758-2254

Come join the NMMS in Taos, New Mexico for the 2022 Annual Foray. 

Accommodations are not included in the registration fee. 
After registering for the foray, reserve your accommodations at the Sagebrush Inn & Suites

or find nearby lodging or camping.

Potluck and meet-and-greet • Group forays (field trips) • Mushroom displays • Identification • Lectures • Mushroom tasting • And more!


Foray Fee is $185 per person.

Reduced fee for children under age 13.


You must be current NMMS member to attend.

If you're not a member, this is an excellent time to join.

Visit our JOIN NMMS page and follow the steps.

Once you've paid and signed into your new account,

return to this page and click on the Register link below.


Register Here!
(Late Fee Applies after August 8, 2022)

Meet the Mycologists


Britt Bunyard, Ph. D.

Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of
Fungi Magazine




Jay Justice

Arkansas Mycological Society, Amanita expert

Britt and Jay collaborated on Amanitas of North America, FUNGI Press, 2020

Available from

Fungi Magazine (fungimag.com)

and

Fungi Perfecti (fungi.com) 



Hat
Sun Screen
Compass
Whistle
Pencil/Pen
Watch
Mushroom guide book

Things to Bring



Collecting basket
Pocket knife
Wax paper bags
Brush
Water bottle
Rain gear
Snacks for the trail

 

Meals Included with Foray Registration

Thursday
Usually an informal potluck is scheduled in the evening for you to socialize with friends and welcome new attendees.
Bring your favorite dish to share with others.  Not a cook? Prepared foods are fine, as are plates, cups, napkins, or plasticware.
You are welcome to explore local restaurants as well.

Friday
Breakfast, Box lunch, Dinner
Catered by the Sagebrush Inn & Suites

Saturday
Breakfast, Box lunch, Dinner
Catered by the Sagebrush Inn & Suites

Sunday
Foray fee does not cover Sunday breakfast.

Alcohol policy
The Sagebrush Inn & Suites does not allow BYOB alcohol outside of the hotel room (this includes the common areas where we will have mushroom displays and lectures).  The hotel does have a lounge/bar and will provide a dry bar during dinner for the purchase of alcoholic beverages.

Dietary Needs
Many dietary needs can be accommodated.  See the registration form to specify your needs for Vegetarian, Gluten-free, etc.

How Can You Help?

The Foray is always in need of volunteers!  Remember, the NMMS is a volunteer organization and your help makes the Foray more enjoyable for everyone.  Please consider how you can help.  Your help is always greatly appreciated!

                                              • Registration Table (Thursday afternoon & evening, Friday morning)
                                              • Field Trip Leader (Friday, Saturday)
                                              • Silent Auction (Friday, Saturday evening)
                                              • Set up/Take down/ Clean up
                                              • Collection & Display tables (ongoing)
                                              • And many other opportunities!

Room Sharing and Ride Sharing

Visit the 2022 Foray Forum if you want to share transportation or lodging, or if you just want to chat about the Foray.

Alternate Accommodations

If the Sagebrush Inn & Suites is not your style, the Hampton Inn is within walking distance.  The Taos Valley RV Park is within a half mile.  Public campgrounds can be found along U.S. Hwy 64 east of town and are within 15-20 minutes driving distance from the Sagebrush.  Check to see if the public campgrounds are open and take reservations.

A Google search will return other accommodations in the area.

Hampton Inn Taos 
1515 Paseo del Pueblo Sur
Taos, NM 87571
(575) 737-5700

Taos Valley RV Park
120 Este Road
Taos, NM 87571
(575) 758-4469

Suggested Field Guides

Mushrooms of the Rocky Mountain Region: Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming

by Vera Stucky Everson

Timber Press, 2015


Mushrooms Demystified

by David Arora

Ten Speed Press


All That the Rain Promises and More: A Hip Pocket Guide to Western Mushrooms

by David Arora

Ten Speed Press





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