From workshops to publications, outdoor guiding to technical advice and instruction, Wild Food Adventures provides expertise in wild edible plants and foraging in North America.

Upcoming Events

  • Winter Count Earth Skills Conference

    February 14 - February 20

    Description Join a collection of earth skills (also known as stone-age skills) experts and students in a week long hands-on teach-in. Some of the skills taught typically include: fire making, cordage, stone, bone and wood tools, buckskin, tracking, trapping, local flora and fauna, wild edibles, shelter building, basket weaving, nature awareness, pottery, local Native culture,...

  • Razor Clam Adventure (NEW)

    March 6 @ 2:10 pm - 5:00 pm

    Description Learn how to find, dig, transport, clean and prepare razor clams during one of the lowest tides this year. Learn gathering regulations and limits. The times we meet are dictated by when the tides are low enough to for us to reach the clams. *End time is just an estimate. What to Bring Each...

  • Edible Wild Plants on the First Days of Spring

    March 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Description We’ll start at Sauvie Island, then explore several areas to inspect this spring’s early green delectables. See and sample from plants you pass by everyday. The earlier you start in the spring, the more foods you can harvest in the year. It also pays to see plants at different stages of growth. Many plants...

  • Introduction to Wild Foods

    March 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Description In a walk through several habitats within Mt Tabor Park, learn essentials of wild food use and study, the best books, resources, and field guides. Be a successful forager early on, sample plants, get expert advice. This core workshop provides a deeper understanding for all other workshops. Anyone genuinely serious about wild foods will...

  • Introduction to Plant Identification (NEW)

    April 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Description Come join us learn about plants and their parts. It’s one thing to have a field guide, it is another thing to understand the descriptions and interpret photographs within the books. Learn how to look and plants and identify differences and uniqueness that allows a more positive identification when in the field. Learn the...