Mushroom Festival- Mushroom Hunt 9:30am
Durango Mountain Resort is home to more than a hundred varieties of mushrooms and August is the prime time for mushroom hunting on the mountain where you’ll find chanterelle, boletus, shaggy manes and more!
Enjoy a guided hunt by state-recognized Wild Mushroom expert Chris Ricci, proprietor of Majesty Mushrooms. Hunt for edible mushrooms that you can take with you to enjoy. Guide, lunch and transportation included.
Transportation leaves at 9:30am from Purgatory Lodge. Be sure to wear appropriate hiking footwear, raingear, sunscreen, a small knife for cutting mushrooms, water and bug repellent. Reservations are required and space is limited.
$40 per person, includes lunch, transportation & a guide (kids 3 & under are free).