Mushroom Harvest Information - Ochoco NF

White Russula MushroomOn the Ochoco National Forest, everyone must have a valid permit in their possession to gather or transport mushrooms.

A mushroom permit issued on the Ochoco National Forest is valid on only on the Ochoco NF and not on any other forests.

On the Ochoco NF, if you intend to gather mushrooms for LESS THAN ten consecutive days, the permit is free.

Otherwise, the cost for a Mushroom Permit on the Ochoco NF for ten consecutive days or more is $2 per day for a minimum total cost of $20 per permit. You must specify the days on the permit.

Please note! Mushroom gathering within the three Ochoco NF wilderness areas is not allowed.