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2016 Calendar

MMHC offers a number of events throughout the mushroom hunting season. Additionally it hosts an annual Spring potluck and meeting, a winter gathering and off-season seminars open to all members. For information concerning upcoming public events just click on one of the buttons below. Please note that these public hunts represent only about 20% of the hunts that are held by and available to our club members. For information regarding membership in the MMHC please click here.

From time-to-time changes need to be made to the schedule and are not always reflected on this page. We recommend that if you are going to be attending a hunt you contact the hunt leader to verify the date, time, and location of the hunt.


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The following MMHC hunts and other events are open to the general public.
 

 

 

**** PUBLIC HUNT SCHEDULE APRIL TO NOVEMBER 2016****

(Three Member-Only Hunts Included)

MOREL WEB SITE www.morelmushroomhunting.com, then scroll down to

Morel progression map. This site will show you where they are finding Morels in the USA

 

                                                                         

April 10, Sunday 1:00 PM TO 5:00 PM SPRING POT LUCK & BUSINESS MEETING (SEE MAP)

MEET AT FARMINGTON BRANCH COMMUNITY LIBRARY

23500 LIBERTY STREET, FARMINGTON, MI (248) 553-0300 www.farmlib.org

PLEASE LABEL THE CONTENTS OF YOUR DISH. THE CLUB WILL FURNISH SILVERWARE,         

CUPS, PLATES, NAPKINS & COFFEE & MULTIPLE ELECTRICAL OUTLETS

Contact Antoine Delaforterie (248) 506-9008 or antoineindetroit@yahoo.com & Lenny Tomaszewski (248) 310-9232 or vonlen1@aol.com

 

April 23, Saturday, 8:30 AM – LAPEER (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest:  2311 BYERS RD, LAPEER, MI

Meet at the 1st parking lot on the right, in the woods

Hunt Whip—Scott Grywacheski (248) 478-8145 or sgrywacheski@ford.com & Jim Provci (734) 673-8197 or jamesprovci@wowway.com

 

May 6, 7 & 8 – LEWISTON WEEKEND (MEMBERS ONLY) (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest:  49089 SAILING  AVE. LEWISTON, MI   

Meet at Red Wood Motel parking lot on Friday, 1:00 PM., Saturday, 8:30 AM., (note time change), Sunday, 10:00 AM  

Hunt Whips—Lenny Tomaszewski (248) 310-9232 or vonlen1@aol.com

 

May 12, Thursday, 9:00 AM – DEERFIELD NATURE PARK (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 2425 W. REMUS RD, MT. PLEASANT, MI

Meet at the Fussman Pavilion–Free admission for this program. Call to register (989) 317-4083

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

              

May 14, Saturday, 9:00 AM – BARTON DAM, BIRD HILL, ANN ARBOR (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 1050 W. HURON RIVER DR., ANN ARBOR, MI

Meet at Parking Lot on Huron River Dr., RIGHT SIDE (EAST) by Barton Dam

Directions: Take I-94 to EXIT 180 B, (US 23 N), at EXIT 42, take 23N/14W, at EXIT 45, take 14 W EXIT 3 (Downtown Ann Arbor). Turn right onto Main Street, go south 1-1/4 miles to Miller Rd. Turn Right onto Newport Rd. Go 1 mile to Bird Rd.  Turn right, go to Huron River Dr. & Parking Lot is on the RIGHT (EAST)

Hunt Whip—Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu   

 

July 2, Saturday, HIGHLAND RECREATION AREA – 9:00 AM HUNT & 11:30 AM POT LUCK PICNIC (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 5200 E. HIGHLAND RD, WHITE LAKE, MI

Meet inside the Park at Goose Meadows

THE CLUB WILL FURNISH PLATES, SILVERWARE, CUPS, ETC. PLEASE LABEL THE CONTENTS OF YOUR DISH

ALSO PLANNING MEETING FOR FUNGUS FEST AFTER PICNIC        

Hunt Whip—Scott Grywacheski (248) 478-8145 or sgrywacheski@ford.com  & Adam Winkler (248) 478-8145 or adampwinkler@yahoo.com

 

July 15, Friday, 1:00 pm – 3:00 PM — KID’S EDUCATION HUNT – DEERFIELD NATURE PARK (SEE MAP)

ALL CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A RESPONSIBLE ADULT

Directions--use MapQuest: 2425 W. REMUS RD, MT. PLEASANT, MI

Meet at the Fussman Pavilion–Free admission for this program. Call to register (989) 317-4083

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

 

July 16, Saturday, 9:00 AM—METAMORA (SEE MAP)

Meet inside the Park, past the Toll Booth, turn Right into the parking lot by the General Store

Hunt Whip— Roger Evans (248) 380-8630 or fuzzyroger@aol.com & Jim Provci (734) 673-8197 or jamesprovci@wowway.com

 

July 23, Saturday, 9:30 AM–SYLVAN SOLACE NATURE PRESERVE, MT. PLEASANT (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: BETWEEN 4837 & 4023 W. PICKARD RD., MT. PLEASANT, MI

Meet at the Parking Lot on the South side of Pickard Rd.

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

 

July 23, Saturday, 9:00 AM – PONTIAC RECREATION AREA (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: BETWEEN 9998 & 9598 GALE RD, WHITE LAKE, MI

Meet at the First Small Parking Lot on the left on Gale Rd.

Hunt Whip—Antoine Delaforterie (248) 506-9008 or antoineindetroit@yahoo.com

 

August 6, Saturday, 9:00 AM – WATERLOO RECREATION AREA & POT LUCK PICNIC (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 5400 BUSH RD, CHELSEA, MI

Meet at the first parking lot before the Eddy Discovery Center

THE CLUB WILL FURNISH PLATES, SILVERWARE, CUPS, ETC. PLEASE LABEL THE CONTENTS OF YOUR DISH

Hunt Whip—Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu 

 

August 18, Thursday, 9:30 AM – HALLS LAKE, NEELY NATURE PRESERVE IN ISABELLA COUNTY (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 11332 OLD STATE RD., REMUS, MI

Meet at the Parking Lot at the corner of Old State Rd. & Broadway

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or  mkopin@winntel.net

 

August 23, 24, 25, 26 & 27 – ISLE ROYALE NATIONAL PARK (MEMBERS ONLY)

For information, contact Lenny Tomaszewski (248) 310-9232 or vonlen1@aol.com

 

August 27, Saturday, 10:00 AM – MUSKEGON at P.J. Hoffmaster State Park (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest:  6585 Lake Harbor Road, MUSKEGON, MI

From Muskegon, travel south on US-31 to Pontaluna Road. (Portaluma Rd turns into Lake Harbor right at the park entrance) Turn right (west) and follow the signs to the park entrance. Follow the entry road to the parking lot where it ends. If traveling north on I-96, take Exit 4 and follow signs to park entrance, then follow the entry road to the parking lot where it ends.

Hunt Whip - Phil Tedeschi--(734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu

 

September 2, 3, 4 & 5 – UPPER PENINSULA

Meeting site for car-pooling to be arranged – CHECK THE WEB SITE.

Hunt whip—Jerry Watson (248) 928-6115 or jlw1112ster@gmail.com

 

September 3, Saturday, 9:30 AM – HALLS LAKE, NEELY NATURE PRESERVE IN ISABELLA COUNTY (MEMBERS ONLY)

Directions--use MapQuest: 11332 OLD STATE RD., REMUS, MI  (SEE MAP) 

Meet at the Parking Lot at the corner of Old State Rd. & Broadway

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

 

September 4, Wednesday, 10:00 AM – METAMORA (SEE MAP)

Meet inside the Park, past the Toll Booth, turn Right into the parking lot by the General Store     

Hunt whip – Cass Zacharek (248) 682-0464 or kazimcc@comcast.net

 

September 14, Wednesday, 9:00 AM – ALGONAC STATE RECREATION AREA (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest:  8270 MARSH RD., CLAY, MI    

Meet at the Parking Lot on Marsh Rd. LEFT (EAST) Between Swartout Rd & Benoit Rd.

Hunt Whip – Jim Provci (734) 673-8197 or jamesprovci@wowway.com  & Cass Zacharek (248) 682-0464 or
kazimcc@comcast.net

 

September 16, Friday, 3:00 PM – DEERFIELD NATURE PARK, MT. PLEASANT Foray, ID & POTLUCK PICNIC (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 2425 W. REMUS RD, MT. PLEASANT, MI

Meet at the Fussman Pavilion–Free admission for this program. Call to register (989) 317-4083

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

 

September 24, Saturday, 10: 00 AM – CMU NEITHERCUT WOODLANDS  Foray, ID & POTLUCK PICNIC (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 4105 W. CADILLAC RD., FARWELL, MI

Meet at the Parking lot

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

 

September 30, October 1 & 2 – FUNGUS FEST AT PROUD LAKE RECREATION AREA (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest:  3466 WIXOM RD., MILFORD, MI

MEET AT—FOLLOW THE SIGNS TO RIVER HAWK’S LODGE--- DETAILS ON WEB SITE   

Hunt Whips— Jerry Watson (248) 928-6115 or jlw1112ster@gmail.com

 

October 6, Thursday, 4:00 PM – MERIDIAN PARK in ISABELLA COUNTY (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 3995 Meridian Road, Mount Pleasant, MI

Meet at the Parking lot near entrance -- Free admission for this program. Call to register (989) 317-4083

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

 

October 8 & 9, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 AM – MUSKEGON AT P.J. Hoffmaster State Park on the 8th, then 10:00 AM at  Muskegeon State Park on the 9th (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: Saturday -- P. J. Hoffmaster 6585 Lake Harbor Road Dr.. Muskegon,    

Sunday -- Muskegeon State Park 3560 Memorial Drive, North Muskegon MI MI

To P. J. Hoffmaster: From Muskegon, travel south on US-31 to Pontaluna Road. Turn right (west) and follow the signs to the park entrance. (Portaluma Rd turns into Lake Harbor right at the park entrance) Follow the entry road to the parking lot where it ends. If traveling north on I-96, take Exit 4 and follow signs to park entrance, then follow the entry road to the parking lot where it ends.

To Muskegon State Park: take US-31 north to M-120. Turn left onto M-120 and go Southwest to Giles Road where you turn right to go East until Giles ends at Scenic Drive. Go left onto Scenic Drive and then left into the Winter Sports Comlplex across the road from the Campground.

Hunt Whip - Phil Tedeschi--(734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu

 

October 29, Saturday, 10:00 AM – HELL, MI [Fralick Woods] & POT LUCK PICNIC (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest:  BETWEEN 3470 & 3770 PATERSON LAKE RD, PINCKNEY, MI

Meet at Parking Lot on Patterson Lake Rd (NORTH SIDE), Approx. ½ Mile East of Hell. 

THE CLUB WILL FURNISH PLATES, SILVERWARE, CUPS, ETC. PLEASE LABEL THE CONTENTS OF YOUR DISH

Hunt Whip—P hil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu  & Jim Provci (734) 946-5276 or jamesprovci@wowway.com

 

November 5, Saturday, 10:00 AM – HIGHLAND RECREATION AREA & POT LUCK PICNIC (SEE MAP)

Directions--use MapQuest: 2705 E. LIVINGSTON RD., HIGHLAND, MI

Meet At Mountain Bike Staging Area Parking Lot on the (SOUTH SIDE) Livingston Rd      

THE CLUB WILL FURNISH PLATES, SILVERWARE, CUPS, ETC. PLEASE LABEL THE CONTENTS OF YOUR DISH

Hunt Whip—Jim Provci (734) 946-5276 or jamesprovci@wowway.com

 

January 24, Sunday, 2017 – CHRISTMAS /END OF SEASON DINNER at PICANO’S in Troy, MI

**For more details, see website after November, 2016 & December’s newsletter**

Contact: Jerry Watson (248) 928-6115 or jlw1112ster@gmail.com