SOMA Wild Mushroom Camp

Sonoma County Mycological Association - Occidental CA
Friday- Monday
CYO Retreat Center

SOMA Camp is an annual gathering of mushroom enthusiasts sponsored by the Sonoma County Mycological Association. This four-day weekend is held in January, and is an almost non-stop event with activities, lectures, and workshops focused on learning about wild mushrooms.

Mushroom forays, gourmet mushroom cuisine, classes and workshops on mushroom identification, cooking, dyeing, paper-making, medicine making, photography, cultivation, and more. Classes and workshops include

  • cooking
  • mushroom cultivation
  • mushroom and lichen dyeing and polypore paper-making
  • medicine making
  • photography
  • genetic sequencing
  • microscopy

2023 Class & Foray Schedule