The morel sightings reports were really good for most in the 2017 season…from the early southern morel hunters to the northern parts of the US. Reports from the northern Midwest States were good with the weather seeming to cooperate for most people. As the great morel made its annual migration, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Ontario and those way up north were saying “its all good” too. New York was blessed with a good year as well.
For most in PA, OH, IN, IL, and Iowa it was pretty much a better than average year. The Pacific Northwest continued to have an above average year too. 2017 for most may have been one of the best overall years many have seen in some time with Mother Nature lending her cooperation along the way.
(Note: there was not a season review for this season or older historical seasons)
If you have issues with the latest sightings markers, try un-checking a month in the bottom left corner of the map and then rechecking the box next to the month. It should refresh correctly.
There are plenty of features on the new interactive map – zoom, filter by month, full screen and more. Below the map you can find a table listing of the 20 most recent sightings along with images and notes if they were sent – there is a “more pages” button at the bottom of this table.
|49460 West Olive, MI 04/23/ 2022 |
West Olive, MI - 04/23/22
|15068 New Kensington, PA 04/29/2022 |
|45365 Sidney, OH 4/23/2019 |
5 or 6 nice fresh ones! West Central Ohio better hit your spots if you are in this neck of the woods.
|01826 Dracut MA 6/5 |
Good for drying, found in apple orchard Northface
|83631 Idaho City, ID 5/29 |
Morels Outside Idaho City, Idaho
|49868 Pine Stump Junction, MI 5/24 |
in the UP
|53130 Hales Corners, WI 5/22 |
|55702 Prosit, MN 5/22 |
|55745 Grand Rapids MN 5/21 |
|06013 Burlington, CT 5/21 |
|10541 Split Rock Road, Mahopac NY 5/19 |
|12309 Niskayuna, NY 5/19 |
|05053 No. Pomfret, VT 5/20 |
|03745 Cornish NH 5/20 |
|56438 Browerville, MN 5/18 |
Some real beauties
|14534 Pittsford NY 5/17 |
|48430 Fenton, MI 5/16 |
|95971 Quincy, CA 5/18 |
|97014 Cascade Locks OR 5/16 |
Hood River County - Found Morels today at about 131 feet above sea level. The average temperature for the last 3 days has been around 66 with the low around 45.
|49855, Marquette, MI 5/17 |
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