2005 Mushroom Hunt


Celebrate Spring & Mushroom Hunt will take place on Saturday May 14, 2005. The Morel Mushroom Hunt will start at 9:00 a.m. with departure from the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce office, 124 N. Main Street.

Registrants will have the opportunity to seek the fresh morel mushroom and a variety of wooden mushroom prizes. Wooden mushrooms will be planted for the adults and for children under 12 years of age. Prizes will be awarded to those persons who find the gold, silver and bronze wooden mushrooms at $62.00, $25.00 and $12.50. Children will look for twenty yellow wooden mushrooms (one per child) that will bring $5.00 each. In addition, the largest mushroom will receive $50.00 and the smallest mushroom $30.00. Final mushroom check-in is 3:00 p.m. at the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce Office, 124 N. Main Street with prize winners announced at 3:30 p.m.

There is a registration fee of $15.00 per family with two mushroom bags and $10.00 per individual adult with one mushroom bag or $10.00 per Family and $8.00 per Adult without mushroom bags. People can register for this fun with fungus event at the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday, May 13th from 6 – 8 p.m. or on Saturday, May 14th from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. or by calling (231) 627-7183 or (800) 968-3302 for a brochure. www.cheboygan.com