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Top 10 Wineries near Fancy Gap

There are lots of great wineries within striking distance of Fancy Gap, Virginia. This is our list of the top 10 wineries around Fancy Gap. See each at a glance and check out recent reviews. They are all less than an hour from Pilot’s Perch Cabin.

1. JOLO Winery and Vineyards

JOLO Lake and View of Pilot Mountain

Jolo is a beautiful winery at the foot of Pilot Mountain, featuring delicious wines and a restaurant with top-notch food. (in the Yadkin Valley, near Pilot Mountain, about 35 minutes from Fancy Gap)

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2. Shelton Vineyards

Shelton Vineyard Barrel Room

At Shelton Vineyards you’ll find delicious wines and a restaurant with excellent food. (near Mt. Airy, about 35 minutes from Fancy Gap)

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3. Chateau Morrissette

Chateau Morrisette

Chateau Morrissette features good wine in a beautiful mountain setting just off the Parkway. (Blue Ridge Parkway Mile Post 171.5, about 40 minutes North of Fancy Gap)

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4. Villa Appalaccia

Villa-Appalaccia-Winery4

A touch of Tuscany tucked away with wine and food that will tickle your taste buds. (Rock Castle Gorge Rd near Floyd VA, about 40 minutes North of Fancy Gap)

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5. Roaring River Vineyards

Restaurant Across Roaring River

Roaring River Vineyards’ beautiful, unique location alongside a rushing river makes it a standout in the wineries near Fancy Gap. You’ll find delicious wines and amazing food at the cozy restaurant. A hike at nearby Stone Mountain State Park and a meal and wine at the winery would make a great day trip. (near Stone Mountain in Traphill, NC, about 50 minutes from Fancy Gap)

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6. Iron Heart Winery

Iron-Heart-Winery

At Iron Heart Winery you can find tasty wines, interesting family history, and a cast of characters. (in Hiwassee, VA close to the New River Trail State Park, about 30 minutes North of Fancy Gap)

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7. Round Peak Vineyards

Round Peak Vineyards Sunset

Round Peak Vineyards is the closest to Fancy Gap. It features views of the Blue Ridge, beer and wine slushies and frisbee golf. (outside Mt. Airy, NC, about 20 minutes from Fancy Gap)

8. Raffaldini Vineyards

Raffaldini-Villa

Raffaldini Vineyards is a great destination for those who are looking for a little piece of Italy. The Italian villa affords magnificent views of the 100 acre estate and the distant Blue Ridge Mountains. (in Ronda, NC, about 46 minutes from Fancy Gap)

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9. West Wind Farm Vineyard and Winery

West Wind Farm Vineyard and Winery is a family owned winery on a fourth generation homestead in the Highlands. (in Max Meadows, VA, close to Wytheville, about 25 minutes from Fancy Gap)

10. Old North State Winery

Old North State Winery - Wine Tastings at the Bar

Old North State is nice little winery in downtown Mt. Airy with good food and muscadine wines. (in Mt. Airy, NC, about 25 minutes to fancy Gap)


Honorable Mentions

Divine Llama Vineyards

LLamas!!! (~50 minutes from Fancy Gap)

Location: Yadkin Valley, between Pilot Mountain and Winston-Salem

Grassy Creek Vineyard and Winery

Grassy Creek Vineyard and Winery features a short hike through the woods and a longer hike to beautiful Carter Falls. (~50 minutes from Fancy Gap)

Location: Yadkin Valley, near Elkin

Pilot Mountain Vineyards

Pilot Mountain Winery

At Pilot Mountain Vineyards, you’ll find good wine and great views of Pilot Mountain while seated around individual fire pits. (in Pinnacle, NC, about 35 minutes from Fancy Gap)

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Serre Vineyards

Serre-Winery

Serre Vineyards features nice views of the Blue Ridge from seating around individual wood fire pits. (in Mt. Airy, about 27 minutes from Fancy Gap)

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