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Name and County Listing by Educational Experience : vineyard tours

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Bay Area Green Tours 501(c)3

County
Alameda
Activities
Our mission is to provide educational tours that demonstrate the sustainable economy in action, inspire support of local green businesses, and empower people to incorporate environmental responsibility and social justice into their personal and professional lives.
We offer regular Farm-to-Fork tours, that bring people to meet the farmers that supply local restaurants and grocery stores.

Products
- Farm to Fork Tours
- Wine & Cheese Tours
- Tailor made group tours on any green topic, including agriculture, green building, waste management and green products and services

Bertagna Son Kissed Vineyards

County
Butte
Activities
Winery with tasting room

Products
wine

Calolea Extra Virgin Olive Oil

County
Butte
Activities
Olive oil tasting room in Bangor, CA. on our olive orchard.

Products
Extra Virgin Olive Oils, Citrus crushed olive oils, aged balsamic vinegars and olive oil body products.

Long Creek Winery & Ranch

County
Butte
Activities
We are not just a tasting room, a visit to the ranch is an Adventure.  Your wine tasting is not complete without a self guided tour of the winery, mandarin, olive orchards and working cattle ranch.  Grab a glass of wine and enjoy it under the shade of our old oak grove next to the beautiful pond.

Products
Wine tasting and wine by the glass
natural almonds
All Natural Beef
Weddings and Special events

Dog Creek Cellars

County
Butte
Activities
Certified Organic vineyard and winery

Products
hand crafted estate organic wines
Dog friendly

Hickman Family Vineyards

County
Butte
Activities
We are a bio-dynamic Winery/Vineyards that uses our natural resources and animals.

Products
Wine

Redstone Vineyards

County
Butte
Activities
Wine-grape production -

Odyssey Winery and Vineyards

County
Butte
Activities
Odyssey Winery features award-winning wines, gourmet foods, a rotating art exhibit, regularly scheduled Jazz events. Picnic tables around the vineyard.

Products
Award-winning red, white, dessert, and port-styled wines. Local gourmet foods and olive oils. Winery is available for corporate and private events.

Gale Vineyards LLC

County
Butte
Activities
Gale Vineyards and Winery is located in Durham, CA and is just 7 miles south of Chico, California.  This boutique winery specializes in handmade wines made in small quantities Between the shady avenues of the vineyard, a secret oasis awaits you.

Products
Our Wines:
Rose di Primitivo
Sauvignon Blanc
Primitivo
Melange

Broll Mountain Vineyards

County
Calaveras
Products
Wine & Agriculture-related gifts & crafts

Captain Vineyards

County
Contra Costa
Products
Family managed and operated vineyard winery. Vineyard and winery tours by appointment only. Wine tasting by appointment only. Farm stays for 2 people possible.

Chateau Rodin Vineyards and Winery

County
El Dorado
Products
Upick fruits, peaches, apricots, cherries, apples, fresh garden vegetables. Retail and wholesale wine sales. Winery tours and tasting, explanation of wine making, grape growing, marketing, scenic 100 mile view. View wildlife and rejuvinate your spirit.

Rome Valley Vineyards

County
El Dorado
Activities
Wine Tasting, Apple picking, tours, over nite accommodations, event center

Products
wine grapes and apples in season

Gwinllan Estate Winery

County
El Dorado
Activities
Wine tasting, vineyard tours, Paella sunset dinners, Rib cook off evening.

Products
Estate Wines : California Champage, Riesling, Grenache Rose, Chardonnay, Muscat, Zinfandel, Rhone Blend, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah, Malbec

Fleming Jones Homestead B&B

County
El Dorado
Activities
A Bed & Breakfast Inn in the Apple Hill (Camino USGS District) centrally located to El Dorado Wineries.  Champion miniature horses, a small vineyard and fruit orchard where fresh grown products grace our breakfast table laden with gourmet treats for the foodie.

Products
Gourmet breakfasts, evening treats, comfortable rooms in an 1883 farm house with personal concierge service and as much or as little participatory experience one wants with our miniature horses.

A Little House on the Fish Farm

County
Fresno
Activities
Soak in the sights and sounds of a working polyculture farm from the comfort of a new, modern farmhouse. Interact with friendly cows, sheep, goats, and chickens as you learn how they enhance orchards, vineyards and fish ponds. View rare and beautiful birds that are attracted to the 30 acres of ponds. Taste waterlily honey, fresh eggs, gourmet fish dishes and aquaponic vegetables. Opt for a "Guaranteed Catch" fishing expedition.

Products
Local raw honey, ranch eggs, fresh fish, water lilies, aquaponic vegetables and landscape plants.

Milla Vineyards

County
Fresno
Activities
Boutique winery with wine tasting and tours. Meet the winemaker or his wife anytime you come. They are inviting you into their own backyard to taste wine and learn all there is to winemaking.

Products
Wine including Pomegranite Wine. Pomegranite honey an juice. Seasoning and snacks.

Sequoia View Vineyard and B&B/Cedar View Winery

County
Fresno
Activities
Estate vineyard and winery with a tasting room. Located on the Blossom Trail/Fruit Trail (60 miles of local agricultural produce). Bed and Breakfast Inn. Party, meeting & wedding facility.

Products
International award winning wines. The tasting room also carries other locally made products such as olive oil, vinegars, BBQ sauce, jams and jellies.

Guenoc & Langtry Estate Vineyards & Winery

County
Lake
Products
Tasting Room

Shannon Ranches Inc

County
Lake
Activities
Lamb Meat Sales along with Olive Oil. Lambs are raised in the heart of our vineyards, with your healthy heart in mind.

Products
Lamb Meat, Olive Oil

Kaz Winery

County
Lake
Activities
Wine tasting, winery & vineyard tours and picnic area.

Products
Bottles of wine from local vineyards.

Six Sigma Ranch

County
Lake
Activities
We are located 2.5 hours north of San Francisco in beautiful Lake County.  Come taste our wines while relaxing under majestic oak trees at our historic tasting room. Feeling adventuresome?  Schedule a special ranch/vineyard tour in our all-terrain Pinzgauer vehicle, take a hike, bird watch, or simply enjoy a picnic under the oaks.

Products
We sell wine, beef, pork and lamb.

Smiling Dogs Ranch

County
Lake
Activities
Monthly summer concert series at winery:
6675 Kelsey Creek Dr.

Products
15 different wines, Whites, Rosé, Reds

Westbrook Wine Farm Vineyard and Winery

County
Madera
Activities
Brief tour of mountain vineyard and extensive tasting of the fruit of the vine. Expect to stay at least 2 hours. See you soon !

Products
 Two Estate grown co-fermented field blends of seven red Bordeaux varieties and ten clones of Cabernet Sauvignon. Also wines from other local growers of quality and conscience.

Madera Wine Trail

County
Madera
Activities
Thousands of tourists visit the Madera Wine Trail every year. Just south of Yosemite National Park, the Madera Wine Trail is comprised of over a dozen family owned wineries producing high quality wines. Visit a tasting room now and discover Madera's wine heritage.

Products
Wine, Wine Tasting, Special Events

Appellation: California! Wine Tasting & Visitors Center

County
Madera
Activities
ApCal is a "One Stop Shop" for San Joaquin Valley products. We only pour LOCAL wines and sell only LOCAL added-value farm products. Relax with a glass of wine and snack on a gourmet meat-n-cheese plate in the shade of our 100+ yr old Oak Tree and enjoy the view of our 200 acre vineyards.

Products
LOCAL wines, dried fruit, nuts, olives, cheese, oils, wine related gifts, etc

Point Reyes Vineyard Inn and Winery

County
Marin
Products
Farm Stays, vineyard, winery, dairy

Mount Bulliion Vineyard

County
Mariposa
Products
6 acre vineyard & winery. Zinfandel, Zinfandel Port & Cabernat Sauvignon wine. A visit to our family vineyard and winery will find you talking to one of the owners. Free wine tastings. Picnic area. Bocci ball. Winery, olive processing tour.

Yorkville Vineyards & Cellars

County
Mendocino
Products
Wine made from organic grapes. Tour our organic vineyards, certified by CCOF since 1986, among the first in the state. Picnic area under ancient oak trees. With no use of pesticides, a wide range of bird species frequent the area.

Nelson Family Vineyards & Winery

County
Mendocino
Activities
Farm stand, wine tasting room, wedding and event facilities, concerts in our Redwood Tree Grove.

Products
Wine tasting and sales, Pears, olives, Christmas trees.Tours of the ranch or winery can be arranged by calling the winery from 10am to 5pm. Picnic area open year round. Three venues available for weddings, retreats, family reunions, etc.

Husch Vineyards

County
Mendocino
Products
Vineyards and winery, wine and grape juice. Tasting room and wine shop. Winery tour. Enjoy our self-guided vineyard tour. During harvest visitors are welcome to watch (and sometimes help!) with grape crush and the first steps of the winemaking process.

Campovida

County
Mendocino
Activities
Formerly the Fetzer - Valley Oaks Hospitality Center.  Campovida is a family owned and operated certified organic farm and vineyard. This unique place offers deep connections with nature, wine tasting, a professional culinary kitchen, a 10-room retreat center and multiple spaces for conversations both big and small. It’s a place where you can relax, enjoy and create your custom gatherings.

Products
Organic vegetables and fruits.  Farm produced olive oil, honey.  Locally sourced biodynamic and organic wines.  Workshops and retreats.

Vista Ranch and Cellars

County
Merced
Activities
Vista Ranch and Cellars includes farm plots, a vineyard, tasting room, outdoor picnic area, and an event center. Throughout the year seasonal activities include summer nights with al fresco dining, wood-fired brick oven pizzas, live music, a pumpkin patch, educational field trips, and Christmas trees to name a few.

Products
Wine tasting, olive oil tasting, gift shop, seasonal farm stand, picnics, and wood fired pizza.

Scheid Vineyards

County
Monterey
Products
Wine Tasting Room & Gift Shop. Small meeting accomodations, Vineyard tours.

Ag Venture Tours & Consulting

County
Monterey
Activities
Wine tasting tours visit the Monterey and Santa Cruz wine countries, agricultural tours feature the Salinas and Pajaro Valleys, sightseeing/local history tours (Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Carmel or Big Sur), wine tasting and agricultural education lectures, gourmet cooking classes, beer tasting, chocolate tasting, olive oil and balsamic vinegar tasting, farmers market tours, local attractions, shopping, horseback riding, wildlife viewing, whale watching, kayaking, mountain biking, nature hikes

Products
Education tours of the Monterey Bay region and agricultural consulting.

Long Meadow Ranch Winery & Farmstead

County
Napa
Activities
Long Meadow Ranch proprietors Ted, Laddie, and Chris Hall are pleased to announce the opening of Long Meadow Ranch Winery & Farmstead, a sustainable food, wine and agricultural center located in St. Helena, the heart of the Napa Valley. A local gathering place and Napa Valley destination, the multi-use location is anchored by Farmstead restaurant and Long Meadow Ranch Winery’s new tasting room, as well as wine flavor and vegetable gardens, a seasonal farm stand, and an organic nursery. This exciting destination offers an array of experiences for lovers of local food and wines, including fresh farm-to-table dining, wine and olive oil tasting, and engaging educational experiences that underscore Long Meadow Ranch’s time-honored motto of “Excellence through Responsible Farming.” Located on a two-and-a-half-acre site with an agricultural heritage dating from the 1870s, the entire property is solar powered and is maintained using the traditional, sustainable, and certified organic practices long employed by Long Meadow Ranch – hailed by local food advocates for its full circle farming methods that rely on each part of the ranch contributing to the success of the whole.
Products
Wine, olive oil, grass-fed beef, fresh fruits and vegetables, eggs. Farm-to-table restaurant with outdoor patio and bar.. Full-line organic nursery and organic feed & seed.

Tedeschi Family Winery

County
Napa
Products
Wine, wine tasting, winery tours, vineyard tours. Bicyle friendly, appointment only winery.

Altamura Winery, Visitor Center, Ranch and Family Farm

County
Napa
Activities
Wine, food, vineyard and agricultural information. Family farm operation promoting Napa Valley agriculture.  Raising of animals and crops for food and education. Visits, wine tasting and tours by appointment.

Products
Wine and vineyard related items

Double Oak Vineyards & Winery

County
Nevada
Activities
Wine tasting, winery & vineyard tours, & picnicking

Products
Wine

PaZa Estate Winery

County
Placer
Activities
We planted the vines in 2005, and now manage everything about the vineyard from pruning to harvest, make the wine, and take care of all associated activities right there on the property. We are open for regular wine tasting and sales every weekend from 12 to 5. Also, for a small fee - we offer private tours and tasting by appointment. In addition, we host private parties and smaller events.

Products
Varietals grown and available for tasting and purchase include Albarino, Primitivo, Barbera, and Petite Sirah.

Temecula Topless Tours

County
Riverside
Activities
Tours of local farms, ranches and farms in and around the Temecula, CA area. Tour in a 1957 Convertible Cadillac and enjoy a meal at the end of the tour, taste farm fresh produce, meats, cheeses, olive oils and wines

Products
Tours

The Ranch House

County
Riverside
Activities
 

We have several different fruit tress in our orchard as well as olive trees.  We can offer a tour of the orchard.  Also we are a working horse ranch.  We have chickens onsite and prepare organic breakfasts for our guests.

Products
 

Organic Breakfast
Orchard Tours
Ranch Tours
Organic Lunches

Beach House Winery

County
San Diego
Activities
 

Provide educational tours on viticulture and enology to our customers. During harvest season, customers may be able to experience and participate in performing activities, such as grape picking, crush, de-stem, and must punch downs.

Products
 

Wine, olive oil and vinegar, shirts, hats, glasses, scarfs, wine bags, etc.

Harbour Farm

County
San Diego
Activities
U-pick, winery, ag entertainment

California Garden Tours

County
San Diego
Activities
We conduct garden & farms tours throughout San Diego County from Spring through Fall

Products
Cut flowers and plants, a horticultural experience for all

Myrtle Creek Nursery

County
San Diego
Activities
We offer tours and classes. Tours include viewing our production areas, historic farm buildings and sales areas. Classes are conducted in composting, organic gardening, succulent wreath making, ad gardening for kids.

Products
We sell landscape plants, bedding plants, garden gifts, statuary, and pottery. Wine tasting is coming soon!

Hatfield Creek Winery

County
San Diego
Activities
Winery, tasting room, tours, education

Products
Wine

Lenora Winery

County
San Diego
Activities
Self-guided vineyard tours, educational Q&A about vineyard practices, educational Q&A about wine making and wine tasting.

Products
Wine

Turtle Rock Ridge Winery

County
San Diego
Activities
Wine tasting, Wine production tour by appointment, Vineyard installation classes

Products
Wine

Brooking Vineyards

County
San Diego
Activities
Tours and wine tastings. Our estate wines are 100% grown, crafted, aged, and bottled here on our estate. We specialize in the historic wine styles of San Diego County. In the 1800's San Diego County was famous for it's Port and Sherry style wines. Come by and learn about this forgotten history

Products
Historic fortified wine styles of San Diego County, including:
California Mission Angelica
Estate Tempranillo Angelica
Estate Muscat Canelli

Mahogany Mountain Vineyard and Winery

County
San Diego
Activities
Wine tasting

Products
Estate wines produced from our own vineyard. Wine sale by the glass or by the bottle.

Principe di Tricase Winery

County
San Diego
Activities
Natural sulphate free wine tasting, Live unplugged music, Picnic area and patio, all natural balsamic vinegar tasting, choose and cut your Christmas Tree during Christmas Season.

Products
Natural wine (tastings, glasses, bottles), all natural balsamic vinegar (tastings, bottles), choose and cut your Christmas tree

Heritage Oak Winery

County
San Joaquin
Activities
Retail tasting room with a wide array of white and red wines. Customers are invited to take advantage of hiking trails along the Mokelumne River, birding, and opportunities for kayaking.

All Seasons Carriage Company, Inc.

County
San Joaquin
Activities
Horse-Drawn Carriages for All Occasions

Products
Tours

Acquiesce Winery & Vineyards

County
San Joaquin
Activities
Wine tasting with food pairings, picnic in the vineyard, walk the vineyard and try grapes right off the vine

Products
We offer white Rhone style wines made from estate grapes.

Miramont Estate Vineyards & Winery

County
San Joaquin
Activities
Quiet ranch with majestic scenery. Surrounded by vineyards, our property is a beautiful place to have a group picnic or outing. Generous wine tasting and lunch available by advance order. Hayride tour of the vineyard on an authentic John Deere tractor, tour of the facilities and discussion of wine-making and production with the winemaker. Products available for sale at special group prices.

Products
Wide selection of red and white wines available for purchase at special group prices. Includes Cabernet Sauvignon, California Red Blend, Old Vine Zinfandel, Chardonnay, Symphony, Sparkling Wine and other special releases.

Spenker Winery

County
San Joaquin
Products
Tours and tasting

Chanticleer Vineyard Bed & Breakfast

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Bed & Breakfast

Talley Farms/Talley Vineyards

County
San Luis Obispo
Activities
We have scheduled Farm Tours and Winery/Vineyard Tours.  Our farm tours include cooling facilities, nursery, and fields.  Winery tours include tasting, barrel, bottling rooms and vineyards.  We also have a Farm Stand at Talley Vineyards open spring through fall.

Products
Talley Farms Fresh Harvest CSA farm boxes, Fruits & Vegetables at our Farm Stand, Wine and gifts at Talley Vineyards

Santa Barbara Food and Farm Adventures

County
Santa Barbara
Activities
Each month we visit farms and food related events to meet our farms and learn about local food production

Garrod Farms

County
Santa Clara
Activities
Horsebacking riding, riding lessons, vaulting, horse boarding, wine tasting, wine tours, ecotours

Products
Horseback riding, horse boarding. Wine, wine tasting

Lightheart Cellars

County
Santa Clara
Activities
Winery and Vineyard tours, wine tasting,

Products
Boutique wines and associated merchandise

Rock Creek Vineyard

County
Solano
Activities
Our winery is open for tastings by appointment.

Products
Gold medal, and award winning, Zinfandel, Sangiovese, Dal Cuore, Cabernet Sauvignon

Jess Jones Vineyard

County
Solano
Activities
Tour of vineyard and winery; free wine tasting

Products
Wine and Wine Grapes; Event Center

Girl on the Hill

County
Solano
Activities
educational and / or working vineyard experiences to fully understand how premium wine is developed in the field. Vacation rental house in the vineyard.

Products
premium wine and natural lavender products

Suisun Valley Vintners and Growers Association

County
Solano
Activities
Wine tasting, fresh farm direct vegetable and fruit shopping, winery tours, pumpkin patch childres entertainment, wine and chocolate tastings, top notch dining in the valley and much more.

Products
Varied at existing vendor sites

Quivira Vineyards and Winery

County
Sonoma
Activities
Visit us to taste biodynamically farmed wines, tour our gardens, check out the chicken condo, and have a picnic.

Products
Zinfandel and Rhone Varietals. Private events. See website for details.

Benziger Winery & Wine Tours

County
Sonoma
Activities
Join us for a Sonoma wine tour! Enjoy a close-up look at our Biodynamic vineyards, visit the fermentation facility, crush pad, and explore our barrel caves. The wine tour is approximately 45-minutes, including a special tasting of our Biodynamic and other award-winning wines.

Balletto Vineyards & Winery

County
Sonoma
Activities
Self Guide Vineyard Tour - on any given day and with no advance reservation, you can take a self-guided vineyard tour at Balletto Winery. Along the way, learn what takes place in a vineyard throughout the year as well as sustainable farming practices. Another interesting tidbit of information that you will see on the tour is our regulation size baseball field, set in the middle of our vineyard and created for our employee’s enjoyment.

The vineyard tour is short in length - not more than a mile, and is designed for all ages!Weather permitting.

Products
Wine Tasting

Landmark Vineyards

County
Sonoma
Products
Wine/Food related. Winery tours by appointment only. Bocce Court. Guest Suite and Guest Cottage.

Mill Creek Vineyards & Winery

County
Sonoma
Activities
Wine tasting, vineyard tours with prior arrangement, wine events

Products
Wine

Mount Tehama Winey

County
Tehama
Activities
Please call for appointment to learn about and tour our dry farmed vineyard.

Products
Prize winning wines. Red Rhone varietals include Syrah, Petite Sirah, Grenache, Rose. We also have Port available.

Indian Peak Vineyards

County
Tehama
Activities
Wine tasting room

Products
Award winning wines Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Abstract Red (Blend), Dessert Wine

Cedar Ridge Apple Ranch LLC / Indigeny Reserve

County
Tuolumne
Activities
Tasting Room, gift shop, tours, picnic area, hiking, photo opportunities, large lawns to play on and other seasonal activities.

Products
Hard apple cider, brandy, vodka, apples, pumpkins in season

Gianelli Vineyards & Winery

County
Tuolumne
Products
Vineyard and winery. 18 different vines and wines, including Noble Italian wines. Tastings with cheese and the rest. Vineyard and winery tours. Walk through the vineyards and trees, overlooks Sonora and can see peaks of Yosemite.

Yosemite Cellars

County
Tuolumne
Activities
We offer tours of our vineyard and an opportunity to taste wines made from our estate grown grapes.

Products
Wines made from our Syrah & Tannat, Grenache Rose, Firefall (red blend), and Rim Fire Red

Heringer Estates Winery

County
Yolo
Activities
Wine tasting at Heringer Estates Winery, Old Sugar Mill, Clarksburg

Products
More than 2 dozen wines produced by 6th generation winemaker Michael Heringer from estate grown Clarksburg grapes

Wilson Vineyards

County
Yolo

Satiety Winery & Café

County
Yolo
Products
14 varities of table grapes, meals, expresso, pastries, and desserts

Lucero Vineyards & Winery

County
Yuba
Activities
Lucero Vineyards and Winery is  family owned and operated in the beautiful Sierra Nevada foothills. We are a boutique winery producing premium vintage wine, including Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, and our unique blends.

Clos Saron

County
Yuba
Activities
Tours of chemical-free farming and vineyards, winery tours, harvesting and grape crushing participatory experience during harvest. Group events scheduled by appointment.

Products
Chemical-free wines

Renaissance Vineyard and Winery

County
Yuba
Activities
Tours of formal gardens, as well as vineyard and winery operations. Meals by prior arrangement.

Products
Renaissance wines

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