The winding rivers and tree-covered slopes of the Appalachian Mountains are home to North Carolina vineyards producing distinctive sweet and off-dry style wines.
With clean air, misty mornings, warm sun-kissed summer days, and cool crisp nights, the Great Smoky Mountains are an ideal place to raise grapes. When you visit our winery you will hear the delicate soft sound of classical music that awakens our grapes each and every new day. Come sit on the outdoor pavilion and enjoy breathtaking views while trying our fine, hand-crafted wine!
FernCrest is a family-run business that produces award-winning wines made from local vineyard grapes and fruit including ours. We use solar energy at the winery and tasting room.
Nottely River Valley Vineyards is a family-owned and operated vineyard and winery established in 2008. The vineyard and winery occupy 10 acres of a 93-acre farm that has been in the family since 1820. We strive for minimal intervention throughout the wine-making process. Our grapes and wines are fashioned after the Old World-style, hand-crafted wines of Europe.
170 years ago, the local English settler planted vines on Vineyard Mountain. He set a tradition which we humbly took on. Shooting Creek Vines is here 35 02’20” N 83 39’49” W. With a view of Vineyard Mountain and Vineyard Creek running through it, we continue the story. We set ourselves apart by growing European vinifera, so you get the best possible experience.
We are a small family vineyard and winery located in Western North Carolina. Our vineyards were planted in 1997 and produces Vinifera and North American grapes along with fruit supplements. Our amenities include picnic tables, wild life watching and camping.