A little “peace” of heaven just off the Blue Ridge Parkway

Pilot's Perch Cabins

Pilot Mountain Vineyards

Pilot Mountain Vineyards is a nice new little gem of a winery in the area, with a welcoming tasting room and outdoor patio.


Beautiful View of Pilot Mountain

It sits within view of Pilot Mountain. View the mountain while sipping wine in the tasting room or while lounging on the patio.


Personalized Fire Pits!

Enjoy your very own fire pit, which makes for comfortable seating year-round. Roast some s-mores or just enjoy a glass of wine while basking in the warmth of the fire.

The Tasting Room at Pilot’s Perch Vineyards

The tasting room is warm and inviting.

The Owners and History

The owners, Mark and Kari Barbar, were very hospitable, telling of their history and the short history of the winery. He was a former schoolteacher; she worked for IBM and lived all over the world. They bought the well-established vineyards a few years ago. The previous owners sold their grapes to other wineries in the area. They bought the winery equipment from the old Mt. Vale winery in Galax.


Events at Pilot Mountain Vineyards

They host a lot of events at Pilot Mountain, from local musicians to weddings. Check their Facebook page for details.

Other Particulars of Pilot Mountain Vineyards

Location: 1162 Bradley Road, Pinnacle, NC, 27043

Hours: Fri-Sun: 12:30-5pm

Phone number: 336.614.0030

Website: https://pilotmtnvineyards.com/

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/PilotMountainVineyards/

Other Ideas


Pilot’s Perch Vineyards is one of a pair of gems with picturesque views of Pilot Mountain. For another great winery also with a view of Pilot Mountain, check out Jolo Winery and Vineyards. Or check out our list of Top 10 Wineries near Fancy Gap. And if you’re looking for a place to stay, check out Pilot’s Perch Cabins in Fancy Gap.