The North Georgia Wine Trail
The wineries of the North Georgia mountains are gaining national recognition with several award-winning wines – establishing the area as a prominent wine region.
The Overlook Inn makes an excellent base camp while setting out on a North Georgia wine tour.
Wineries of North Georgia
Explore the many North Georgia Wineries within a reasonable drive from The Overlook Inn.
5704 Clear Creek Rd, Ellijay, GA 30536
0:34 from the Inn
Cartecay rests just outside of Ellijay, GA in the beautiful Southern Appalachian Mountains, offering picturesque views from their vineyards, refurbished 1890s Tasting Barn, and outdoor venue with signature refurbished 1890’s Chimney.
Enjoy Live Music from local and regional artist every weekend.
Cartecay Vineyards’ wines are proudly produced on site, using 100% Cartecay Vineyards’ grapes
Available for weddings and events.
127 Lakeview Rd, Ellijay, GA 30540
0:36 from the Inn
Engelheim Vineyards focuses on growing outstanding grapes to produce the highest quality of wines. The Engel family planted their first vines in 2009 and harvested their first vintage in 2011.
The winery offers an onsite tasting room, weddings and event space.
1862 Orchard LN, Talking Rock, GA 30175
0:37 from the Inn
Chateau Meichtry is one of Ellijay’s newest vineyards – family owned and operated.
Beautiful scenery, tasting room, relaxing patio, weekend tours, and live music – Meichtry is truly a delightful stop on your North Georgia wine tour.
The property is available for weddings & private events.
6469 Battlefield Pkwy, Ringgold, GA 30736
0:49 from the Inn
The first of its kind and a pioneer in the area, The Georgia Winery was established in 1983, and has served to help other vineyards gain a foothold in the industry.
Georgia Winery is a family owned and operated facility producing award-winning fine wines. Visitors will enjoy complimentary wine tastings, special events, and vineyard tours.
Fainting Goat Vineyards
201 Vineyard Way, Jasper, GA
0:50 from the Inn
Fainting Goat’s vineyard offers handcrafted wines grown from the finest certified French vines, boasting a range of full bodied reds, crisp, fruity whites and sweet blends.
The property is incredible, with beautiful panoramic views, easily enjoyed from their 50ft veranda. An indoor tasting room with 30ft ceilings and loft is also available when the weather doesn’t cooperate. Frequent special events, live music, and even goats to play with – here is a fun destination.
Crane Creek Vineyards
916 Crane Creek Rd, Young Harris, GA 30582
1:16 from the Inn
Crane Creek Vineyards sits high in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia, in the shadow of Brasstown Bald, the state’s highest peak.
The winery offers an intimate tasting room, special events, Friday night Appertivo, and winery tours.