The Remote Winery in New Hampshire That’s Picture Perfect for a Day Trip

Fine wine may not be the first thing that jumps to mind when you think of Gilmanton, New Hampshire, but nestled in the cozy town you’ll find a truly charming and historic vineyard that you won’t want to miss.

Take a drive down route 140 to Meadow Pond Road, which winds along the lovely Shellcamp Pond, and find your way to Gilmanton Winery and Vineyards. With plenty of farms selling maple syrup and local meat and vegetables and offering tours, as well as excellent antique stores, you’ll want to make a day of it. Spending time in the Lakes Region? This is the perfect detour on your way, or a day trip for when you tire of canoeing.

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Gilmanton Winery & Vineyard is located at 528 Meadow Pond Road, Gilmanton, NH 03237. Check out their website for more information, and their Facebook page for plenty of pictures. If you’re looking to make an overnight trip out of it, consider staying here or here for some true New Hampshire charm.