Wine Trails

By Jim Meyer



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Just outside of Baltimore, Boordy Vineyards is a fantastic stop along Maryland's wine trails featuring award-winning wines.
Boordy Vineyards' beautiful historic property is located 25 minutes from Inner Harbor, features award-winning wines and gift shop inside a 19th-century barn.
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Award Winning Wines at Crow Vineyard
Award Winning Wines at Crow Vineyard
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Maryland’s distinct microclimates provide diversity and flavor to our wines; try them out along these wine trails. Search our comprehensive list of breweries, wineries and distilleries.




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1 Antietam Highlands Wine Trail

Meander through the mountains of Western Maryland and the heart of the Civil War while visiting eight stand-out vineyards. Don’t miss Cool Ridge Vineyards, winner of the 2017 Governor’s Cup, and Willow Oaks, where organic fruits become unique artisanal ciders.

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2 Capital Wine Trail

Caper down the Capital Trail to visit five premier wineries, including Great Shoals Winery, Olney Winery, Rocklands Farm, The Urban Winery and the scenic, award-winning Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard, located at the base of its namesake mountain. Experience the beauty, the magic, and the flavor of the Capital Wine Trail.

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Carroll Wine Trail

3 Carroll Wine Trail

From yoga at Serpent Ridge Vineyard to Solstice celebrations at Cygnus Wines to the Maryland Food & Wine Festival at Old Westminster Winery, the five wineries on this trail will welcome you with open arms and open corks.

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crow Vinyard Wine Bottle Photo By: Clark Vandergrift

4 Chesapeake Wine Trail

With 16 wineries, this trail is the perfect excuse to explore the treasures of the Eastern Shore. Don’t miss St. Michaels Winery’s Gollywobbler Sangrias, brimming with fresh local fruit.

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Photo of Springfield Manor Winery and Distillery tasting room

5 Frederick Wine Trail

With soil as dark and rich as fresh-ground coffee, the beauty of the Catoctin foothills fills every glass at these six wineries. The wineries on the trail are close enough to visit all six in one day but historic sites, fabulous shopping and renowned restaurants make for a great weekend getaway.

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red barn and vinyard Photo By: Robin Hill Farm & Vineyards

6 Legacy Wine Trail

Maryland's agricultural heritage meets the new legacy of fine wine. Maryland's newest wine trail, the Legacy Wine Trail promotes wineries in Prince George's County and Charles County, bringing together Southern Maryland agricultural heritage and the new legacy of its fine wines. 

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Perigeaux Vineyards and Winery Photo By: David W. Krankowski

7 Patuxent Wine Trail

The 10 wineries of the Patuxent Trail capitalize on Southern Maryland’s Old-World growing traditions to bring an exciting new vision to classic wine profiles. Port of Leonardtown has helped lead the charge, winning best in class and gold medals at the 2014 Maryland Wine Masters.

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Boordy Vineyards Photo By: Boordy Vineyards

8 Piedmont Wine Trail

The lush, forested Piedmont plateau is home to eight great wineries; it’s an ideal getaway from summer heat, or to take in the fall foliage. Boordy Vineyards is famous for their outdoor concerts and open-air festivals.

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