Mushroom Foraging in Napa Valley

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Go along on a mushroom forage in Las Posadas State forest in Angwin, California. Angwin is a small town located in the northern part of Napa Valley. Mushrooms should only be consumed if they are identified by a professional. I am not a mycologist. There are plenty of edible mushrooms in Las Posadas forest, but there are surely mushrooms that could be toxic. Please exercise caution.

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