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Columbia Gorge Wineries & Breweries

Taste your way through this unique region and visit some of the largest and smallest makers in the state. 

Wineries Near White Salmon

The dramatic landscapes and elevations of our distinct region happen to be perfectly-suited to a wide range of grapes, including both cool and warm climate varieties. Experience the best of both Washington and Oregon wines with a tasting at one of the many picturesque Columbia Gorge area wineries. For visiting hours, call the winery or visit the website. Some wineries are open seasonally or only by appointment.

AniChe Cellars
71 Little Buck Creek Rd, Underwood WA 98651 | | 360.624.6531
Featuring unique and traditional wine blends, AniChe Cellars handcrafts artisan wines in this small family winery. Enjoy a wide range of unique varieties in the relaxed vineyard setting with gorgeous river views. Personal service from the winemaker and her accomplices make this wine tasting experience special. Dogs and kids are welcome!

Cascade Cliffs Vineyard & Winery
8866 Hwy 14, Wishram, WA 98673 | | 509.767.1100

Hood River Tasting Room: 211 Oak St, Hood River, OR 97031 | 541.436.4215
Since 1986, Cascade Cliffs has grown varieties such as Barbera, Nebbiolo, Petite Sirah, Syrah, and Cabernet Sauvignon. Their casual, but elegant tasting room provides an up close and personal feel. Enjoy samples of their wines and wander the vineyard. Waterfront views, towering basalt cliffs with vistas await.

COR Cellars
151 Old Highway 8, Lyle, WA 98635 | | 509.365.2744
COR Cellars is the next generation of Washington wine. They produce approachable wines of character and distinction. They specialize in Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Bordeaux blends, Alsatian style Riesling, Gewurztraminer, and Pinot Gris. Visit the Old Lyle Highway to taste inside one of their tasting tents. (Great for more privacy, or if you have kids).

Domaine Pouillon
170 Lyle Snowden Road, Lyle, WA 98635 | | 509.365.2795
Alexis Pouillon worked for several years at Chateau Beaucastel in France. They practice traditional artisan winemaking techniques: gently guiding the wine, allowing it to mature in the cellar before bottling and labeling each by hand. Using native yeast from the vineyard and gentle winemaking practices with little or no sulfur during the primary fermentation allows for multiple layers of flavors and a distinctly old-world style of wine. Be sure to visit their wine bistro.

Gorge Crest Winery
461 Kollock Knapp Rd, Underwood, WA 98651 | 509.493.2026
Gorge Crest Winery bottled its first wines during the fall of 2007. The winery focuses its energies on producing limited quantities of premium “handcrafted” wines from the Columbia Gorge region. The location couldn’t be more breathtaking. With their stunning farm and vineyard in the foreground and Mt Hood in the background, wine tasting doesn’t get more epic. Appointment only.

Hawkins Cellars
31 Schilling Road, Lyle, WA 98635 | 503.505.4359
Visit the Hawkins Cellars tasting room at their vineyard estate on Underwood Mountain, the Gorge’s next great wine destination. Taste their selection of Chardonnay, Viognier, Rosé, Pinot Noir, Syrah, and Cabernet Sauvignon while you enjoy the views of Mt Hood and the Hood River Valley. Just a stone’s throw from White Salmon.

Jacob Williams Winery
421 State St (Hwy 14), Lyle, WA 98635 | | 541.490.6773
Jacob Williams is a family-owned boutique winery. Enjoy a tasting from their wrap-around patio overlooking the Columbia River and Mt Hood. While you take in the spectacular landscape, enjoy a picnic of local and seasonal meats and cheese alongside your wine.

Le Doubblé Troubblé Wine
111 E Jewett Blvd, White Salmon, WA 98672 | | 509.281.3240
Located right in downtown White Salmon, walk to this fun tasting room that offers a relaxing atmosphere to sip wine and enjoy small plates. Lounge on one of their comfy couches and people watch while you explore a tasting flight, sample guest wines, or select beer. Enjoy a cheese or charcuterie plate too!

Maryhill Winery
9774 Hwy 14, Goldendale, WA 98620 | | 509.773.1976
Enjoy fine wine, breathtaking views, and lively music at picturesque Maryhill Winery. In the summer months, relax under their Tuscan-style arbor, where you can enjoy complimentary live music, picnic, and take in the stunning vistas of Mt. Hood and the Columbia River Gorge. Shop Maryhill’s large gift shop, featuring a wide selection of unique jewelry, clothing, art, music, books, and various gifts

South Hill Winery
111 Balch Road, Lyle, WA 98635 | | 541.380.1438
South Hill Winery and Vineyard is a family-owned establishment situated at an elevation of 1800 feet on Underwood Mountain. The tasting room is set within the operational winery, where visitors are invited to learn about the wine-making and grape-growing process. There is a patio and picnic area available for guests to take in the views. Visitors are welcome to experience the hospitality offered.

Syncline Wine Cellars
111 Balch Road, Lyle, WA 98635 | | 509.365.4361
Syncline produces wines focused on Rhone varietals. Their selection includes single vineyard Syrah, Voignier, Roussanne, Grenache, Mourvedre, Cinsault, and Rhone Valley-inspired blends. The views here are sensational. Enjoy a tasting and a picnic in their garden in the warmer months. They even offer mocktails!

Waving Tree Winery
123 Maryhill Highway, Goldendale, WA | | 509.773.6552
Waving Tree Winery is a family-owned winery located near the Columbia River, under the Stonehenge Monument. It specializes in estate wines, offering a selection of Italian varieties such as Sangiovese, Nebbiolo, and Barbera. The winery also produces a range of other wines including Columbus Landing (a Rhône Style Blend), Syrah, Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sweet Sangiovese Rosé, and Orange Muscat.

Hood River Vineyards

Some of the most epic views in the region are in the Hood River Valley. Take a day trip to the other side of the river to taste the cooler climate wines of Oregon. Here are some of the best Hood River Vineyards to add to your itinerary.

Cathedral Ridge Winery
Hiyu Wine Farm
Hood Crest Winery and Distillers
Marchesi Vineyards
Mt Hood Winery
Phelps Creek Vineyards
Stave & Stone Wine Estates
The Gorge White House
The Grateful Vineyard
Wy’east Vineyards

Breweries in Hood River & Beyond

Visiting breweries in the Hood River area offers not just a taste of some of the finest craft beers but also stunning views of the surrounding landscapes, including Mt Hood and the Columbia River.

Double Mountain Brewery
Everybody’s Brewing
Full Sail Brewery
Hood River Brewing Company
pFriem Family Brewers
Working Hands Fermentation

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