Morel Mushrooms

Updated Material for the anticipated 2024 Morel harvesting season will be available by April 1st, 2024.


With support from the Canada Northwest Territories Growing Forward 2 Agreement, the Department of Industry, Tourism and Investment hosted a number of Morel Mushroom Information Sessions. Morel mushrooms are a prized delicacy sought by national and international food service markets. The documents below provide important information about potential morel mushroom harvesting opportunities, proper harvesting and handling techniques, how to identify harvesting areas, and tools and preparedness.

Safety Information and Resources: 

Morel Harvesting Guides: