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6 Picture Perfect Places In Northern California’s Wine Country You’ll Want To Explore

Usually when you hear about Northern California wine country, you automatically assume it’s Napa or Sonoma. The truth is, however, that there are so many more places in the region that are amazing for drinking wine and just exploring the countryside. Here are some wineries off the beaten path that each offer more to explore than just the wine. From pumpkin patches to coastal hikes to crazy Northern California history, there are tons of fun opportunities at each destination whether you are a wine lover or not!

Whether you go for the fine wine, the snacks, or the fun recreation opportunities each of these wineries offer, you will have the time of your life if you show up with like minded family and friends!

Jill S.
Jill is a freelance writer from a small Northern California town and lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains. If you have an idea for an Only In Northern California story, email her at jsanford@onlyinyourstate.com.