Foray Report: McLean Creek (Kananaskis area) June 15, 2021.
What: Foray in clear cut area, McLean Creek
When did the foray occur: Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Foray Length: 2 hours
Attendance: 17 people + 2 leaders
Mushroom Species Found: Morels has been found in abundance (in the hundreds) on Friday, June 11 and the earliest the leaders could call a foray was 4 days later on Tuesday. Unfortunately, due to the lack of rain and hot, dry conditions, by Tuesday the number of morels had diminished significantly.
Terrain: Large west facing slope had been clear cut. Along Range Road 54A just south of the Highway 66.
Weather Conditions: Clear with some cloud, warm (around 16˚C).
Additional Comments: The photo with 3 baskets of morels was taken on the Friday. By Tuesday, the picking were unfortunately slim.