Become a master morel mushroom hunter

3 expert tips to finding and enjoying these edible delicacies

Spring is sprouting. That means morel mushroom hunting season is here. It’s the perfect excuse to get outside and find these coveted edible delicacies. Our friends at Heartland Weekend caught up with AJ Hendershott, a naturalist at the Missouri Department of Conservation, to find out how to become an expert mushroom hunter.

There might be more to it than you expect.


Our in-house morel expert at WFIE has listed some of his favorite places to hunt for morels:

Happy hunting!

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