Photo Credit: Chaumette Vineyards & Wineries (Genevieve, MO)

Wine Trails on the Great River Road

 

The Great River Road is the ultimate road trip.  To make it even more fun, there’s a good number of Wine Trails that meet up with the Road.  Take a day, get off the beaten path, and taste your way through some of the most beautiful areas of the country!

 

 ~Minnesota, Wisconsin & Iowa~

 

Great River Road Wine Trail 

Twelve wineries in the Upper Mississippi River Valley.  Over 100 wines to taste! From Cannon Falls, MN in the north to Marquette, IA in the south.

greatriverroadwinetrail.org

 

 ~Wisconsin~

 

Southwest Wisconsin Wine Trail

Five Wisconsin wineries in the heart of the beautiful Wisconsin Driftless Region.  Grape wines, fruit wines, even mead can be found on this trail.

southwestwisconsinwinetrail.com

Driftless Wine & Cheese Trail

Seven wineries paired perfectly with seven cheesemakers.  What could be more Wisconsin than that?

driftlesswinecheesetrail.com

 

~Iowa~

 

The Iowa Wine Trail

The Upper Mississippi Valley Wine Region in Iowa has nine wineries, from heritage farms and vineyards to a hilltop chateau and a river village.

iowawinetrail.com

Scenic Rivers Wine Trail

 Eight family owned wineries in southeast Iowa.  View operations, check out the grounds, and sample award-winning wines.

scenicriverswinetrail.com

 

 ~Illinois~

 

Mississippi Valley Wine Trail

Along the Mississippi River in Illinois you will find five wineries, all family-owned and operated.

seequincy.com

Heartland Rivers Wine Trail

Southern Illinois has a wealth of wineries.  Twelve of them can be enjoyed on this trail with unique and extraordinary flavors.

llinoisouth.org

 ~Missouri~

 

The Mississippi River Hills Wine Trail

This southeast Missouri wine trail is the state’s newest, with three family owned wineries.  The route is rich in history and scenic beauty.

mississippiriverhillswinetrail.com

The Route Du Vin

Many of the five wineries on this trail can boast medals from national competitions.  Beautiful scenery and frequent live music.

rdvwinetrail.com

 

~Tennessee~

 

 

 

Wine Trail of West Tennessee

A West Tennessee experience of community, history, and style at these seven wineries.

winetrailofwesttn.com