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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

Deaver Vineyards

County
Amador
Products
Tours available, limited to 5-25 people; B&B on-site. Wine tastings; gift shop

Sutter Ridge Vineyards

County
Amador
Products
Winery tours, picnic area

Dobra Zemlja Inc

County
Amador
Products
Winery tours, conference facility/ meeting room

Vino Noceto Winery

County
Amador
Products
Wine Tasting, barrel tasting, winery tours

Bertagna Son Kissed Vineyards

County
Butte
Activities
Winery with tasting room

Products
wine

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

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.

Almendra Winery & Distillery

County
Butte
Activities
Almendra Winery & Distillery features stunning craftsmanship, a warm and inviting atmosphere and features a rustic flair visitors are sure to appreciate. Private wine tasting, tours and event rentals are also available.

Products
Wine on tap | Baja Vaca All Natural Beef | Local cheeses and nuts | Distilled spirits (coming to the tasting room in late spring)

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

Ironstone Vineyards

County
Calaveras
Products
Wine tasting, deli, gifts, apples in season

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.

Wofford Acres Vineyards

County
El Dorado
Products
Wine tasting and sales

Lava Cap Winery & Vineyards

County
El Dorado
Products
Winery Tasting Room. Picnic deck overlooking the vineyard and picnic grounds in the garden. Winery tour by appt. only.

Apple Hill Growers, Inc

County
El Dorado
Products
Various activities - 55 ranches involved, some apple ranches, 4 wineries, 1 micro-brewing operation. Fruit, baked goods, wine tasting, Christmas trees.

Seven-Up Guest Ranch

County
El Dorado
Products
Wine. Bed & Breakfast, 145 acres guest ranch. No horses.

El Dorado Winery Association

County
El Dorado
Products
Guided wine tasting tours, picnics

Fitzpatrick Winery and B & B

County
El Dorado
Products
Winetasting, Bed & Breakfast Inn. Soon spa treatments will be available.

Conti Estate / Charles B Mitchell Vineyards

County
El Dorado
Products
Wine

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

Colibri Ridge Winery & Vineyard

County
El Dorado
Activities
Vineyard and boutique winery with phenomenal views and gorgeous picnic area.

Products
Wine.

Gold Hill Vineyard and Brewery

County
El Dorado
Activities
Winery and brewery, tasting room, special events, and both outdoor and indoor wedding facilities, including 2,500 square foot banquet hall with 1,500 sqare foot deck overlooking the vineyard and American River canyon

Sumner Peck Ranch Fruit Stand and Winery

County
Fresno
Activities
A winery with wine tasting located on an actual vineyard, also a produce market with the freshest local produce and gourmet local food products available!

Products
Wine, Fresh Local Produce, great Local Food Products.

Engelmann Cellars

County
Fresno
Products
Wine Tasting

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.

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.

Lake County Farmers' Finest

County
Lake
Activities
Live Music, Seasonal Farmers' Markets, Wine Tasting

Products
Seasonal farmers' markets, Live music

Guenoc & Langtry Estate Vineyards & Winery

County
Lake
Products
Tasting Room

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.

Kaz Winery

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

Products
Bottles of wine from local vineyards.

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

Quady Winery

County
Madera
Products
Wine, picnic area

Marin Agricultural Land Trust

County
Marin
Products
Hikes and tours visit many of the family farms and ranches in Marin County, including dairies, cheesemakers, grass-fed beef operations, oyster farms, and historic ranches in Pt. Reyes National Seashore. Pre-registration required at www.malt.org.

S-Doughty Dairy and Winery

County
Marin
Products
Farm stays, winery, dairy

West Marin Food & Farm Tours

County
Marin
Activities
Come savor beautiful Point Reyes with a guided culinary tour to the many farms and food producers in the area.

Products
- Flavors of West Marin Tour
- Cheese Lover's Tour
- Oyster Lover's Tour
- Wine & Cheese Tour
- Farm Dinners

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.

Butterfly Creek Winery & Vineyards

County
Mariposa
Products
Winery tours and Tasting

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.

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.

Mendocino Winegrape & Wine Commission

County
Mendocino
Products
Represents 73 wineries and 343 vineyard entities in Mendocino County in Mendocino County

Ventana Vineyards Winery

County
Monterey
Products
Wine tasting and wine related merchandise

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.

Galante Vineyards

County
Monterey
Products
Wine and gifts. Corporate event site, wedding site. 700 acre cattle ranch, vineyards and winery.

Monterey Co Vintners and Growers Association

County
Monterey
Products
Grape growing tours and ag technical tours. Winery tours.

Outdoor Recreation Center

County
Monterey
Products
Whitewater Raftinf, kayaking, climbing, whale watching, surfing lessons, environmental camps, family tours

Tedeschi Family Winery

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

Rustridge Ranch & Winery

County
Napa
Products
Horse breeding and training. Bed & Breakfast, vineyard.

Corison Winery

County
Napa
Products
Wine, winery and vineyard tour, wine tasting

Vincent Arroyo Winery

County
Napa
Products
Wine

Eagle & Rose Estate Vineyard & Wineries

County
Napa
Products
Wine sales, vineyard tour, 3700 foot paved lighted private airport runway, rooms, kitchen and dining room, picnic area

Whitford Cellars - Haynes Vineyards

County
Napa
Products
Wine sales

Stag's Leap Wine Cellars

County
Napa
Products
Wine tasting, winery tour. Agriculture-related gifts/crafts.

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

Harbour Farm

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

Hatfield Creek Winery

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

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.

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.

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

Bernardo Winery

County
San Diego
Products
On farm sales of olive oil, wine, Weddings, Ag gifts/crafts

Fallbrook Winery

County
San Diego
Products
Wines

Ferrara Winery

County
San Diego
Products
Wine tasting. Historical point of interest of California State.

Menghini Winery

County
San Diego
Products
Wine tasting

Orfila Winery

County
San Diego
Products
Wines and tasting room. Farm tours, garden/nursery tour, winery tour.

Schwaesdall Winery

County
San Diego
Products
Wines

Shadow Mountain Vineyards

County
San Diego
Products
Wines. Tasting rooms located at Sunshine summit.

Witch Creek Winery

County
San Diego
Products
Wines, gifts, specialty food items and some crafts. Tasting room in Julian and Carlsbad.

Eagles Nest Winery and Cottage

County
San Diego
Products
Farm/ranch, vacations lodging, educational vineyard and winery tours. Online, phone orders

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.

Van Ruiten Family Winery

County
San Joaquin
Products
Wine

Michael David Winery

County
San Joaquin
Products
Wines, fresh fruits, vegetables, bakery, café

Spenker Winery

County
San Joaquin
Products
Tours and tasting

The Lucas Winery

County
San Joaquin
Products
Tours and tastings. Tours by appointment. In depth vine to wine tours including tasting, lasts about one hour.

Peirano Estate Vineyards

County
San Joaquin
Products
Wine tasting, gourmet gift shop, picnic grove

Lodi Wine & Visitor Center

County
San Joaquin
Products
Wine tasting, wine displays and programs, retail boutique, historical information

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.

All Seasons Carriage Company, Inc.

County
San Joaquin
Activities
Horse-Drawn Carriages for All Occasions

Products
Tours

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.

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

Justin Winery

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Wine tasting, restaurant, Bed & Breakfast, hiking and bicycle rides

Dunning Vineyards and Winery

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Wine and soaps. Country Inn: two private guest suites on the vineyard/ one with full kitchen. Private tour with winemaker.

Vista Del Rey Vineyards

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Wine Country art items, walnuts, pistachios, wine cordials & gourmet condiments

Santa Barbara Co Vintners' Association

County
Santa Barbara
Products
Wine Country Touring Maps

Fess Parker Winery and Vineyard

County
Santa Barbara
Products
Wine tasting and tour. Fess Parker's Wine Country Inn in Los Olivos.

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

Cooper-Garrod Vineyards

County
Santa Clara
Products
Wine (cabernet sauvignon, cabernet franc, chardonnay, viognier, pinot noir, merlot); wine tasting

Casa de Fruta

County
Santa Clara
Products
Fresh fruit and vegetable stand, gift shop, wine tasting, deli, candy factory and bakery, 24 hour restaurant. Old farm equipment. Miniature train rides. Pumpkin patch. Farm animals, field trips.

Lightheart Cellars

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

Products
Boutique wines and associated merchandise

Santa Cruz Mountain Winegrowers Assoc.

County
Santa Cruz
Products
Winery tour, vineyard walks and tours

Bargetto Winery

County
Santa Cruz
Products
Wine tasting

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

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.

Viansa Winery

County
Sonoma
Products
Winetasting, winery tour, restaurant: Cucina Viansa, guest cottage

Landmark Vineyards

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

Getaway Adventures

County
Sonoma
Products
Organic, all local produce meals, river tours, biking, hiking, kayaking

Indian Peak Vineyards

County
Tehama
Activities
Wine tasting room

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

Heritage Complex

County
Tulare
Products
World class agriculture education experience, antique tractor museum, multi-media theater, banquet hall

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.

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

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

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.

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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