Learn about local mushrooms on Sept. 30

Sep 12, 2018

Event Date: 

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10:30am

MARION - The Sippican Lands Trust and the Boston Mycological Club is hosting a mushroom walk at the White Eagle property in Marion on Sept. 30 at 10:30 a.m.

Learn more about the turkey tail mushroom and other local fungi with Ken Fienberg and other guest experts from the Boston Mycological Club, the oldest amateur mycological club in the United States.

The White Eagle property supports a variety of habitats including upland pine, mixed hardwood forests, shrub and wooded swamp, freshwater marsh and cranberry bogs.

Sippican Lands Trust’s White Eagle property is located off of Route 6 in Marion. Take Parlowtown Road across from the town cemetery and follow the road until you reach the cul-de-sac. Bear left onto the dirt road and follow past the abandoned cranberry bog on your right. Parking is available directly past the bog. The kiosk is a short walk beyond.

The walk is free and will start at the White Eagle kiosk and run approximately 90 minutes. Registration is required for this walk. C the Sippican Lands Trust at 508- 748-3080 or send an email to info@sippicanlandstrust.org to register.

Event Date: 

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10:30am

Event Location: 

White Eagle Property