At Cavender Creek Vineyards & Winery in Dahlonega, you can enjoy a variety of wines including white, red, blush, sweet & more! The gentle rolling hills of the property are lined with grape vines, while the donkeys and friendly farm steward animals add an element of delight. Enjoy your wine from the tasting room or venture outside for views of the farm and vineyard. Book the antique log cabin (1820’s) on site and even stay at Cavender Creek overnight!
Outdoor seating available (picnic tables)
No pets allowed (working animals live at vineyard)
MON: 12:30pm – 5:30pm
THU: 12:30pm – 5:30pm
FRI: 12:30pm – 7:00pm
SAT: 11:00am – 7:00pm
SUN: 12:30pm – 5:30pm
May close early (5pm) on days of weddings / special events – call to confirm closing time
Reservations required for groups of 6+ (20% gratuity will be charged)
A hidden treasure in Georgia’s Upper Hiawasee Highlands AVA is Paradise Hills, offering Cabin Rentals, a European-style Spa, and a Winery & Tasting Room. Spend a relaxing afternoon (or the whole weekend) in the scenic beauty of this farm winery. Enjoy a variety of wines, spa treatments, plus add live music on the weekends. Goats are hanging out in the area of the property located just below the tasting room. Seating is available both indoors and outdoors (patio with tables and chairs or deck with large fireplace and mountain views). A small gift shop is also located inside next to the wine-tasting room. Cheese and tapas available from tasting room.
Pets are welcome outside on the wine patio (but not inside the tasting room). Children need to be under your control at all times.
Odom Springs Vineyards is a family-owned estate winery located in the rolling hills of north Georgia in the Upper Hiawassee Highlands AVA. Situated on Sharptop Mountain alongside Highway 515, Odom Farm is home to the winery and tasting room. Although you must venture down a remote one-lane road drive to reach the vineyard, the main Highway (515) can be seen from the tasting room. A covered deck attached to the tasting room building has room to enjoy the vineyard views. There is also a covered patio and gazebo next to a pond.
Gravel parking lot (plan footwear accordingly).
Scenic mid-range views of vines, pond, and nearby mountains.
WED: 11:00am – 6:00pm
THU: 11:00am – 6:00pm
FRI: 11:00am – 6:00pm
SAT: 11:00am – 6:00pm
SUN: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Tastings are $1 per wine
9 Odom Springs wines (made by Odom Farms, by hand, from the grapes grown in their vineyards)
$6 – $7 Glasses of Odom Springs Wines
$16 – $23 Bottles of Odom Springs Wines
3 Horse Creek Winery wines (from sister vineyard in Nashville, GA)
Berry / fruit flavored, sweet wines from Muscadine grapes (not grown at OFV)
$5 Glasses of Horse Creek Winery Wines
$14 Bottles of Horse Creek Winery Wines
10% Discount on Case Purchases
$3.50 Mercier’s Hard Apple Cider Old No. 3
$1 Bottled Water
$1 Ice Cream Sandwich or Push-Ups
$11 Cheese trays
Or bring your own picnic lunch and enjoy the afternoon at the vineyard
916 Crane Creek Rd, Young Harris, GA (North Central area)
High in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia in the Upper Hiawassee Highlands AVA lies the charming Crane Creek Vineyards. Enjoy the award-winning estate grown, produced, and bottled wines on their spacious vineyard. Outdoor seating is available to enjoy the scenic views. Beautiful chickens, cats, and dogs roam the scenic property and grounds. Overflow parking is available across the street from the vineyard.
A beautiful gem with a Tuscan feel in the Georgia Mountains is Montaluce Winery and Restaurant, a short drive north of the Dahlonega square. This is a GaMountainsGuide favorite for it’s classic elegance and ability to transport you to an old world feeling of Tuscany. The gourmet restaurant has panoramic vineyard views and is a great place to enjoy the sunset. On-site lodging is available in Tuscan-style villas. Tesla charging stations available for patrons.
Indoor and outdoor spaces available to enjoy your wines.
MON: 11:00am – 9:00pm
TUE: 11:00am – 9:00pm
WED: 11:00am – 9:00pm
THU: 11:00am – 9:00pm
FRI: 11:00am – 9:00pm
SAT: 11:00am – 9:00pm
SUN: 11:00am – 9:00pm
Free tours daily (20 minutes)
Weekdays at 2:00pm
Weekends at 12:00pm / noon
No reservations required
PRO TIP: Montaluce closes later than other area vineyards – make dinner reservations and enjoy the sunset views with your wine and meal
$6 – $16 Glasses of wine
$20 – $99 Bottles of wine
$18 – $23 Wine Tastings (red, white, or mixed flights)
$10 to add a chocolate pairing to Wine Tasting
Private deluxe tastings also available
Wild Meadow Sparkling Mead made with local, North Georgia honey
$9 / glass
$28 / bottle
Craft beer & soft drinks available
Tasting room menu available (small plates)
$45 Wine Hikes are available on the weekend by reservation(includes wine tasting)