“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.”
― Henry David Thoreau
Accessible nature journey for all levels:
Well rounded intro. to naturalism, foraging & stewardship
Gain foraging & plant I.D. skills
Hands-on harvesting & tasting
wild edibles & medicinals
Learn basic mushroom I.D. & harvesting tips
Great for all ages with storytelling
& Appalachian folklore
A gentle introduction to the world of foraging
Join us for a free walk through the park as we learn how to identify plants and mushrooms around us and gain valuable experience, hands-on, with whatever we find on our adventure together! We will move at a steady pace as to accommodate anyone new to the world of foraging. I am certain you will come away from this experience with valuable skills and lifelong plant allies.
Forager | Naturalist | Earth Steward | Teacher
I’ve always felt a connection with plants. Whether native or invasive, they all have something valuable to share. I love sharing the gifts of our local flora with anyone curious enough to ask. As a teacher, my goal is to serve these plants who I've met over the years, introduce them to new people, and share the gift of Earth Connection, participating in our living web and leaving it better than we found it for all the beings that dwell on spaceship Earth, and the next seven generations. I believe it is my honor to share the glory of our magnificent planet and participate in the abundance of connection through wild edibles, honorable harvest, purposeful preparations & preservation, field & forest stewardship and so much more...
Rare & unique learning opportunities with seasonal relevance & limited availability