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Old Mission Peninsula Wineries

The Old Mission Peninsula is home to ten wineries and the Old Mission Peninsula Wine Trail  The region is considered to be one of the best places in the country for growing grapes and producing award winning wines.  We hope the following information is helpful and please take the time to visit all of these great wineries and see for yourself why the Old Mission Peninsula is considered the Wine Capital of the Midwest.  As always, feel free to contact Shelly Klein of Berkshire Hathaway regarding the Old Mission Peninsula events, ammenities and real estate.


Chateau Grand Traverse

The Chateau Grand Traverse is the original winery on the Old Mission Peninsula.  It is located on Center Road, just North of the scenic overview, one of the more popular locations on the Peninsula for views over West Bay. The Chateau Grand Traverse offers guided tours of the winery and has one of the largest tasting rooms in the area.  Guest rooms are available with vineyard views. 

12239 Center Road, Traverse City, MI  49686       Chateau Grand Traverse Site     


Chateau Chantal

The Chateau Chantal offers beautiful views over both West and East Bay and features a year round B & B, along with music, Tapas Tours and wine dinners throughout the summer. 

15900 Rue de Vin, Traverse City, MI  49686  (located off of Center Road)    Website   

2 Lads Winery

The 2 Lads Winery sets up on a hilltop overlooking East Bay with some of the most impressive views anywhere.  The extraorinary architecture of this tasting room features a contemporary design with massive glass, steel, stone and concrete, offering a terrific tasting experience. The poured concrete serving table offers a warm and comfortable place to taste their world class red wines while taking in the bay views. 

2 Lads Winery  16985 Smokey Hollow Road, Traverse City, MI   49686  .  Website


Peninsula Cellers

Peninsula Cellars sets on the 150 acre Kroupa family farm and offers a converted 19th century school house for it's tasting room. The high quality fruit results in white wines that have very intense fruit characteristics and bright, crisp, acidity.   The tasting room offers wine tasting and sales. 

Peninsula Cellars is located at 11480 Center Road, Traverse City, MI  49686     Website 

Peninsula Cellars Winery






Bowers Harbor Vineyards

Bowers Harbor Vineyards offers views over the 43 acre vineyard and Bowers Harbor.  The warm and friendly tasting room offers a relaxed atmosphere with a nice outside patio area for your enjoyment.

Bowers Harbor Vineyards is located at 2896 Bowers Harbor Road, Traverse City, MI  49686   Website






Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery

Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery sets on over 80 acres and offers views over East Bay.  This family owned vineyard and winery features a classic French style tasting room made of brick and mahogany. 

Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery  3309 Blue Water Road, Traverse City,. MI  49686   Website 


Black Star Farms

Black Star Farms quaint tasting room offers views over East Bay.  Black Star Farms is located at 360 McKinley Rd. East, Traverse City, MI  49686  Website

Hawthorne Vineyards

Hawthorne Vineyards is located just 4 miles up Peninsula Drive, for easy access to town.  The long, peaceful driveway leads up to the ridge top tasting room for exceptional views over both East and West Bay. 

Hawthorne Vineyards is located at 1000 Camino Maria Dr., Traverse City, MI  49686 (off of Peninsula Drive, 4 miles from town)     Website


Mari Vineyards

Mari Vineyards is located on Center Road just a short distance from downtown Traverse City. They offer a premier selection of estate grown and produced wines. They have several fun experiences to choose from. Reserve a tasting, enjoy a glass of wine by one of their fires, book a walking tour of the facility or explore the wine caves. 

Mari Vineyards  8175 Center Road, Traverse City, MI 49686, 231-938-6116    Website


Tabone Vineyards

Tabone Vineyards is located on Old Mission Peninsula and is over 3 decades old. They produce estate grown wines in small batches. Enjoy a lovely setting, perfect for a drive out on the peninsula and a glass of wine.

Tabone Vineyards  14916 Peninsula Drive, Traverse City, MI 49686 231-223-4101   Website