ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE AUTUMN MONTHS
For individuals, groups or team building – a funghi foray is always a great day out!
Get out in the fresh air and learn a bit more about the fascinating kingdom of mushrooms on one of our UK based fungus forays. Taking place in the beautiful Peak District each event lasts approximately four hours, including lunch al fresco, where we’ll fry up some of the mushrooms we’ve picked, to enjoy with tasty sausages and bread, hot and cold drinks, and home made cake to follow.
During the walk we’ll talk about the mushrooms we find along the way, and you’ll learn basic identification techniques such as the main characteristics of the different funghi families to help you to start picking with confidence if you are a beginner. The emphasis is Hayfield foray 2016on having fun and learning some useful tips on how to recognise the many tasty edible funghi that can be found if you know what to look out for! By the end of the walk you should have a good grounding in at least one of the families of beginners mushrooms, like boletus & other ceps, and a basic knowledge of how to spot the nasties.
Please wear/bring suitable clothing for a country walk. Some of the paths are rocky/muddy/steep so the walk is not suitable for wheelchairs or pushchairs.
Drinks and snacks are not provided on the actual walk.
Lunch includes hot and cold drinks and something sweet to follow.
Well behaved dogs are welcome.
A 50% discount is available for children aged 7 – 12, please let us know at checkout so that we can apply the discount for you.
GROUP SIZE MINIMUM=8 PEOPLE, MAX 12.
If your group is less than 8 people, you can still participate but the total price will be the same as if you were paying for 8 people due to the minimum prices we encounter - just add "8" to your basket. If your group size is smaller than 8.
After your payment has been made, the Get Funghi team will contact you directly (using the contact details you provide at checkout) to confirm final details. If a mutually convenient arrangement cannot be made when Get Funghi contact you, any payments made will be refunded in full - refunds for any other reason are not possible.
It would help us if you provide as much detail regarding your required session in the "Additional information" field at checkout.
Please note that a surcharge may be applied depending on the final service requested (eg if an extended foray session is requested) - you will be informed of any additional charges before they are incurred. Prices assume that you can travel to the chosen Foray location which will be within the boundary of the Peak District.