Appalachian Trail Happiness: Fantastic Fungi

Appalachian Trail Happiness: Fantastic Fungi

quoteOne of the more surprising and amazing things that I’ve encountered on the Appalachian Trail have been the mushrooms and lichens.  Tonight a little tour of some of these amazing organisms.

First a couple that resembled things, the punisher skull:

skull lichen 1The love lichen

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Some are so delicious the forest critters couldn’t hold back

34A few I saw and had to find pics of on the web

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And the beautiful rest:

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We find beauty everywhere in nature, have a happy day my friends ~ Rev Kane

About Michael Kane

Michael Kane is a writer, photographer, educator, speaker, adventurer and a general sampler of life. His books on hiking and poetry are available in soft cover and Kindle on Amazon.
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