Local Wine, Hiking, and Lodging at Terra Incognita Vineyard

Visit the newly opened Terra Incognita Vineyard for locally crafted wines in their scenic, remote mountain location.  Enjoy wine tastings on Saturdays and Sundays plus their on-site hiking and biking trails.

Terra Incognita Vineyard in Clarkesville GA

Terra Incognita Vineyard in Clarkesville GA

Bring your dogs and picnic items, or purchase light snacks and charcuterie items from the vineyard to enjoy with your wine.


Terra Incognita Vineyard in Clarkesville, GA

A trip to the Terra Incognita Vineyard is a great way to enjoy scenic natural beauty and local flavors in a remote location. The last mile of your journey to the vineyard is down Vandiver Mountain Road, a forest service gravel road that ensures you’ve already slowed your pace a bit before you arrive.


Terra Incognita Vineyard Wine Tastings

Terra Incognita Vineyard produces a variety of wines from dry to sweet. Select from red wines (Cabernet Sauvignon, Cardinal Direction) and white wines (Chardonnay, True North, White Meridian) plus rose wine, sparkling wine, fruit wines, and mead.


Terra Incognita Vineyard Hiking Trails



A unique feature of Terra Incognita Vineyard is the easy on-site hiking trails that allow guests to immerse themselves in nature. Explore the property and take in views that include Georgia’s Rabun Bald (elevation 4,696′).

Choose your adventure on one of two easy loop trails, the Easter Creek Loop (0.9 miles) or the Spring House Loop (1.4 miles). Alternately guests may use the vineyard as a starting point to explore other hiking and mountain biking trails nearby!


Terra Incognita Vineyard Tasting Room Hours

The tasting room is open for wine tastings on Saturdays and Sundays and closed on weekdays. Their 9:00 pm close time is later than most area vineyards and allows guests to watch the day’s light fade into the night when the sun sets between the eastern and western hillsides.

Private tastings and special events are available by appointment.

  • SAT: 12:30 pm – 9:00 pm
  • SUN: 12:30 pm – 9:00 pm


Terra Incognita Vineyard Wedding Venue

For a beautiful location on your special day, consider having your wedding at Terra Incognita Vineyard in Clarkesville. The covered 2,700 square foot pavilion in the natural vineyard setting has grand mountain views to perfectly complement the magic of your wedding day.

Click here to learn more and request a quote.


Terra Incognita Vineyard Contact Info

Visit the Terra Incognita Vineyard to experience it all for yourself. Note that the website has directions that may be more direct than many navigation systems.


Terra Incognita Vineyard Reviews



Lodging at Terra Incognita Vineyard

Give yourself plenty of time to enjoy the vineyard and reserve your stay at the vineyard!


On-Site Vineyard Studio Above Tasting Room

Vineyard Studio Suite at Terra Incognita Vineyard in Clarkesville GA

Private Porch views from Vineyard Studio Suite at Terra Incognita Vineyard [photo VRBO]

Stay in this modern studio apartment located above the tasting room and extend the relaxing vineyard vibes. The rental suite features a queen bed, pullout couch, full bathroom, mini-fridge, and a private porch with incredible long-range mountain views! No smoking, no events, and no pets allowed.


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Use the map below to find even more great vacation rentals near Terra Incognita! Enter your travel dates in the map below for more accurate pricing.


Camping at Terra Incognita Vineyard

For even more time at the vineyard, reserve the unimproved camping site on the western hillside of the vineyard. Camping is limited to only one group which will have the vineyard to themselves! Click here to check rates and availability for the Terra Incognita Vineyard campsite.



Are you planning to visit Terra Incognita Vineyard for the annual Georgia Wine Highway event in August? What is your favorite thing about visiting the Clarkesville area?

2 Responses

  1. Alejandra says:

    Thanks so much for sharing a great article to learn more about local wine, hiking and lodging at Terra Incógnita Vineyard, as my husband and me are celebrating our anniversary, he told me to find a place to spend the weekend, and I’m glad I found your website today, as we love to visit the country and have a good glass of wine, it looks I found a winner and my husband will be happy to visit this place! 

    • Alyce says:

      Happy anniversary Alejandra! What a great way to celebrate in North Georgia!! I hope you all have a lovely trip and enjoy yourselves at Terra Incognita Vineyard!

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