Mendocino Wine Country - Wine Tasting and other fun things to Do!
Wine Tasting in the Mendocino Wine Country with tours, events & Mendocino Wine Discounts.
SEABISCUIT ~ Slept Here!
Thought you might like to know; Seabiscuit, subject of the critically acclaimed major motion picture and America's favorite race horse in the 1930's, lived between Willits and Ukiah.
Mendo Insider's Wine Tour Express
Our knowledgeable friendly guides will lead you on a relaxed scenic filled tasting adventure aboard our 9 passenger air-conditioned Sprinter mini-bus, with complimentary door to door pickup.
Daily Tours 11-4pm
Grace Hudson Museum
The Museum's collections consist of more than 30,000 inter-related objects, with significant holdings of local Pomo Indian artifacts (particularly basketry) ethnographic field notes, unpublished manuscripts, historic photographs and the world's largest collection of Grace Hudson paintings.
Roots of Motive Power
Roots of Motive Power (Roots) preserves and restores steam- and diesel-powered equipment used in the California north coast logging industry from the 1850s to the present, located in Willits.
The Home of Mystery, Fun, and Family Entertainment since 1949. There is the World Famous Gravity House, the Redwood Shoe house, the Worlds Largest Free Standing Redwood Chainsaw Carving and the unique miniature Mountain Train Ride to enjoy.
Conserving the stories, artifacts, archives, and lives of the people and places of Mendocino County, in current exhibits, and enduring favorites: a "hippie" van, stagecoaches,The Creamery, Pomo baskets, Seabiscuit's friends,
and a great Museum Shop.
Open Wednesday through Sunday, 10am-4:30pm.
The first Wednesday of each month, admission is free!
Take a trip back in time on the World Famous Skunk Train from Willits to the Mendocino coast through the majestic redwood forest. It's fun for the whole family!!
Montgomery Woods State Park
Half way between Mendocino and Ukiah, you will find ancient redwood groves in Montgomery Woods State Park, you'll find one of the TALLEST LIVING THING
in the world, (a redwood tree) is in this grove.
Founded in 2002 to produce ultra premium Pinot Noir, aged to perfection. The tasting room in Boonville, inside the John Hanes Art Gallery, offers 3 Gold Medal winning Pinot Noirs and Chardonnay, plus older vintages of Pinot Noirs.
Phillips Hill Winery
Stop by the Tasting Room, a restored two-story apple dryer barn offering rustic charm amidst the last few remaining apple trees. In the summer, join us for a unique outdoor tasting experience under the apple dryer overlooking the creek. Or upstairs, in the very same place where the apple skins once flew through the shoot and into the creek so many years ago.
Drive Thru Tree
Located 175 miles north of San Francisco at the junction of US 101 and Coast Highway 1, lies the tiny hamlet of Leggett known worldwide as the home of the Chandelier Drive-Thru Tree.
Vichy Springs Resort Spa
The only naturally warm and carbonated mineral baths in North America. Overnight guests in the bed & breakfast and cottages enjoy a full buffet breakfast and use of the famous "champagne" baths, hot soaking pool and Olympic size swimming pool (in the summer).
Rich Parducci of McNab Ridge Winery, makes wine in the style made famous by his grandfather, John Parducci: complex, approachable, and enjoyable to drink."We make wine that gets people to ask for a second glass" says Rich. McNab Wines are made with Mendocino County Fruit Exclusively.
Maple Creek Winery
Nestled between the Anderson Valley and the Alexander Valley in Yorkville Highlands are the bucolic hillside vineyards of Maple Creek Winery. Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel and Symphony grapes are grown in their vineyard to make these wonderful Artevino wines.
Greenwood Ridge Vineyards
Owner and winemaker Allan Green has earned a reputation for producing world class wines in small lots, demonstrated by the selection as one of the top 30 American wineries three times in recent years (Wine & Spirits Magazine) and by recent "Best of Show" awards for eight different wines.
Parducci Wine Cellars
Parducci Wine Cellars is the oldest winery in Mendocino. Committed to sustainable winegrowing practices that yield top quality grapes and wines while protecting the environment and supporting the community and local farmers.
This State Park features 100 acres of virgin old-growth Redwood trees, family-friendly
swimming hole and the Navarro River runs through this park with camping and nature trails. Picnicking sites are located near the banks of the Navarro River in full view of Big Hendy Grove.
Ukiah Golf Course ~ 18 Holes
The sloping terrain and majestic hills of the surrounding area lend themselves perfectly to a challenging 18 holes of golf. Featuring a Pro Shop, practice facilities, snack bar, golf workshops, clinics and lessons. Request a Tee Time online.
Admiral William Standley
At an elevation of 1,700 feet in the Coastal Range. It is located near the headwaters of the south fork of the Eel River. The park features redwoods and is a popular spot for salmon and steelhead fishing. The area is also a favorite place for hikers and picnickers. The park is North of Willits, 14 miles west of Laytonville on Branscomb Road.
Cow Mountain Recreational Areas
Located in the Mayacmas Mountains between Ukiah and Lakeport. South Cow Mountain offers 23,000 acres and 200 miles of vehicle roads and trails for off-highway vehicles, also horseback riding, camping, mountain biking, hiking. The adjacent North Cow Mountain Recreation Area, with 27,000 acres, offers many opportunities for non-motorized recreational activities.
City of 10,000 Buddhas
This international Buddhist community and monastery is one of the first Chinese Zen Buddhist temples in the U.S., with one of the largest Buddhist communities in the Western Hemisphere.
Situated in Talmage, occupies over 488 acres of meadows, orchards, and forests, of which only 80 acres are presently being used.
Arts Council of Mendocino County
The mission of the arts council is to introduce, promote and benefit the arts to enrich the quality of life in Mendocino County.
Anderson Valley Brewing Company
Award winning beers!!!! Stop by their tasting
room along Hwy 128 or online. Check out their
brews, from our light tangy wheat beer to rich
dark malty oatmeal stout, outrageously hoppy
IPA and specialty brews.
International Alsace Varietals Festival
Anderson Valley consists primarily of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Gewürztraminer and White Riesling. There are also small acreages of other varietals such as Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Cabernet Sauvignon and Zinfandel.
Simi-Annual Festivals in the Spring & Fall - Both festivals include 2 full days of fun! Receive a Passport logo glass, entry to all wine tastings, food pairings and entertainment at the ten wineries. Enter to win the Passport Prize Giveaway!