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Vernooykill Falls mushroom walk, Sunday, 8/3, 10 AM – 1 PM
August 3, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Vernooykill Falls mushroom walk, Sunday, 8/3, 10 AM – 1 PM,
576 Upper Cherrytown Rd
Kerhonkson, NY 12446, Ulster County
Leader Barbara Plume, contact info 518-389-5119 email@example.com
If you have mushroooms to be identified, please bring them to the walk.
Refrigerate them in paper (not plastic) bags in the meanwhile. We’ll do
From Ellenville in Ulster County: Take Route 209 northeast
Just past the light, at Route 3 (Samsonville
Road), take a left.
Follow to Cherrytown Road (at Pinegrove Ranch) and take a left.
Follow this (past Rogue Harbor, Mt. Laurel and Baker Roads)
around to Upper Cherrytown Road; take a left.
Follow about 3 miles to trailhead parking lot on right
(there’s a brown sign).
Park and cross the road to begin the hike. Follow blue blazes
to the falls, about 1.8 miles.
drinking water, a lunch;
mushroom basket, knife;
swimsuit (if you want to swim at the falls)
optional but useful:
lightweight field guide;
wax paper, small paper bags, paper egg carton, to protect small specimens;
sunscreen if you need it (trail is more shady than sunny);
camera – the website needs photos!