Foraging Courses

Programme

The below programme is for 2018 and is nearly complete. The 2019 programme will be announced in November. To hear when it is published you can sign up for our newsletter. It will be very similar to the 2018 one.

If you would like to buy foraging course places as a gift, we recommend our gift vouchers allowing the recipient to choose a course.

DateCourseLocation
06-Apr-19Spring GreensToller Porcorum, Dorset
07-Apr-19Seashore WalkNear Weymouth
20-Apr-19Seaweed and eat it!Near Weymouth
01-Jun-19Booze WalkDorchester
13-Jul-19Summer ForagingToller Porcorum, Dorset
01-Sep-19Seashore WalkNear Weymouth
21-Sep-19Fruit and NutToller Porcorum, Dorset
29-Sep-19Seaweed and eat it!Near Weymouth
05-Oct-19Fungus ForayThe New Forest, Hampshire
06-Oct-19Fungus ForayThe New Forest, Hampshire
19-Oct-19 AMFungus WalkThe New Forest, Hampshire
19-Oct-19 PMFamily Fungus WalkThe New Forest, Hampshire
20-Oct-19 AMFungus WalkThe New Forest, Hampshire
20-Oct-19 PMFungus WalkThe New Forest, Hampshire
26-Oct-19 AMFungus WalkThe New Forest, Hampshire
26-Oct-19 PMFungus WalkThe New Forest, Hampshire

Prices

  • Full day foraging courses - £70 per person.
  • Foraging walks - £35 per person (excludes Booze Walk - £45 per person).
  • Family fungi walks - Adults and over 16s £20, 5 - 15 years old - £10, Under 5s free (see page for additional terms).

Locations

Toller Porcorum, Dorset - this location is near Dorchester and Bridport. A map and more details can be found here.
Dorchester, Dorset - these events start in central Dorchester a 15 walk from the train station.
Seashore foraging courses use a number of different locations on the Dorset coast. We will give you details of the meeting point in advance of the course. These will include how to join by public transport. The meeting points will be car parks with toilets.
Fungi foraging courses are run in The New Forest in Hampshire by kind permission of The Forestry Commission. We use a number of different locations and will provide precise details after booking. Again, the meeting points will be car parks with toilets or with toilets not too far away.

Seashore foraging course - Razor Clam
Razor Clam

 

Mushroom / Fungi courses - Parasol Mushroom
Parasol Mushroom

 

Fruit and Nut / Autumn foraging courses - Damson Fool
Damson Fool