Fat of the land

Val Masino, Lombardia, Italy My mother once told me that a great aunt of mine accidentally poisoned herself after picking and eating mushrooms in Poland. She »

Pickled Lactarius

My personal view on wild mushrooms is best described by my reaction to a British Mycological Society beautifully illustrated pamphlet, where the authors unceremoniously brushed away »


Magic Wood, Ausserferrera, Switzerland This trip, above all, is a climbing trip. And to make the most of any climbing trip, a climber would normally train »