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8 Giant Morel Mushrooms That Will Get You Pumped for Foraging

Check out these 8 massive morel mushrooms and get ready to brush off your hiking boots. 

Morel mushrooms are a springtime treat that receives a lot of attention for their delicious taste. Usually they only grow to sizes around 2 to 4 inches in height, but these eight mushrooms pack a little punch and fill the bag faster.

Take a look at these giant morel mushrooms.

1.One humongous mushroom

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Shalom in the Wilderness

2. Jumbo morel mushroom find

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3. Footlong morel mushroom

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4. Morel contest winner

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Morel Mushroom Hunting

5. Bud Light cans for scale

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6. Was this morel mushroom found on April Fools Day?

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7. Illinois motherload

Illinois Mother Load
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8. Coca Cola 2-Liter for scale

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Morel Mania

These huge morel mushrooms would be much easier to find than the average morel. However, finding a handful of jumbo morel mushrooms will fill the frying pan much faster.

A warm front and about a month later, mushroom hunters will be finding small mushrooms across the Midwest. Until then, we’ll be shed hunting.

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8 Giant Morel Mushrooms That Will Get You Pumped for Foraging