Foraging with Merriwether

May 4 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site

1649 State Highway 21
Alto  Texas  75925

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site invites the public to a foraging workshop with Mark “Merriwether” Vorderbruggen. Mark writes the Foraging Texas Blog, and is a practiced forager and teacher. Mark's book and Idiot's Guide to Foraging was published April 2016. Make sure to bring your copy or pick one up at our gift shop to have Mark sign while you are here!

Information on and Idiot's Guide to Foraging -

This exciting workshop is sponsored by the Friends of Caddo Mounds, Inc. We will have two sessions to choose from. Please specify which session you want to register for morning (9 a.m.-12:30 pm) or afternoon (1-4:00 pm).

There is a $50 charge for the program. The class is recommended for ages 12 and older.


Space is limited, and the program fee must be paid in advance. Call 936-858-3218 to hold your space. You may pay by cash or check at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site, or you can mail your check to Caddo Mounds SHS, 1649 State Hwy 21 west, Alto, Texas. 

Ample parking provided 
Be prepared to hike. We recommend closed toe shoes, water, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, notepad & pencil.