Ryan Grastorf Explores the Beautiful World of Exotic Fungi


The world is full of natural beauty, which Ryan Grastorf , also known as ‘the_mushroom_ninja’, encountered on his hikes. He said on Instagram:

“As an effort to reduce stress in life, I just started hiking more .. I found a mushroom, a very cool looking mushroom, and the rest is kind of history.”

The Baltimore-based full-time student has managed to gather an astounding portfolio of all shapes, sizes and colors of the wonderful world of fungi. He says that he’s photographed around 150 different types. With a growing base of over 22,000 followers, Grastorf has been able to rely on his Instagram community to help him identify most of them.

Be sure to follow him on Instagram for more mushroom madness.

Ryan Grastorf Ryan Grastorf1 Ryan Grastorf2

Ryan Grastorf3 Ryan Grastorf4 Ryan Grastorf5 Ryan Grastorf6 Ryan Grastorf7 Ryan Grastorf8

Ryan Grastorf9 Ryan Grastorf10 Ryan Grastorf11 Ryan Grastorf12 Ryan Grastorf13 Ryan Grastorf14 Ryan Grastorf15 Ryan Grastorf16 Ryan Grastorf17 Ryan Grastorf18 Ryan Grastorf19 Ryan Grastorf20