We found over 300 chanterelles.I dehydrated and froze the chanterelles.
A beautiful and rare rose chicken of the woods so fresh and young we ate some with steak that night just cooked in butter they were so delicious.
I also breaded and froze some and froze just the mushroom itself to put in stir fry's later.
We also found white coral mushrooms they are edible but may cause diarrhea so I never eat them just take pictures of the beautiful and frail mushroom.
Included in the mushroom pictures are white coral (Ramariopsis kunzei.
Black staining poly pore (Meripilus giganteus) fresh and black staining after picking it.
I found 2 old man of the woods bolete (Strobilmyces floccopus) also edible will eat tonight with steak let you know my opinion of this mushroom.
Spring Michigan Mushroom foray at Pigeon River Forest near Vanderbilt Michigan
April 11 till16th. Had a great time with my bff friend Jane. Black morels were just coming up found a couple hundred. Brought them home and dehydrated them to sell or use later.
Shawnee Forest Morel Fest 4-13,14 2013 Great family activity.This will become an annual event. Plan for it again next spring.