Everything You Need to Know About the Mason Dixon Wine Trail

January 17, 2019

group of young adults in a car with overlaying text download our free vacation guideCalling on all wine aficionados out there! Did you know Pennsylvania is home to more than rich history, Amish culture, or gorgeous landscapes? It’s also a prime state for winemaking, and the Mason Dixon Wine Trail is one of the best ways to experience it! Learn more about what the wine trail is, where to find wineries and the exciting wine-related events in the area! This experience is a one-of-a-kind chance to mix in your passion for wine with a relaxing getaway to the countryside, so plan your trip today! Make sure you see all the wonders Pennsylvania has to offer. When you download our free Vacation Guide, you’ll get all the top local recommendations for restaurants, museums, shops, events, outdoor adventures, and more!  

Your Guide to the Mason Dixon Wine Trail


What is the Mason Dixon Wine Trail?

The Mason Dixon Wine Trail is a one-of-a-kind attraction. It’s a selection of local wineries scattered across South-Central Pennsylvania and around the historical Mason Dixon line, which separates the North and South. In this area, known as the Dutch Country, you can find some of the finest wines, not only in Pennsylvania but also in the country! You can explore the trail year round and stop at each winery while discovering the gorgeous landscape.

A Map to the Best Wineries on the Mason Dixon Wine Trail

The Mason Dixon Wine Trail is a fabulous reason to go on a road trip through the countryside. To help you decide on an itinerary, we’ve gathered all the wineries and organized them based on location.   South of York Dejon Vineyard Fiore Winery Harford Vineyard and Winery Maple Lawn Winery   North of York Cassel Vineyards of Hershey Spring Gate Vineyard and Brewery The Vineyard and Brewery at Hershey CrossWinds Winery Mount Hope Winery Armstrong Valley Winery Buddy Boy Winery and Vineyard   West of York Thunder Ridge Vineyards Boyer Cellars   East of York Moon Dancer Winery  


The Mason Dixon Trail is open all year but offers two major events every year: the Tour de Tanks and the Wine Just Off the Vines. Each of these options is a great opportunity to enjoy the delicious wines produced by the wineries on the trail and make a fun weekend out of it!   Good Libations Trail Good Libations trail, formerly known as “Tour de Tanks”, has been described as Pennsylvania’s ultimate wine experience! Participants celebrate the arrival of new vintages with special tank and barrel tastings every Saturday and Sunday in March. You’ll meet fellow wine enthusiasts, chat with winemakers and savor hand-selected food and wine pairings in a relaxing atmosphere.   Wine Just Off the Vines Wine Just Off the Vines celebrates the fall harvest during two weekends in November. Explore selected wineries on the trail and have fun learning about the harvesting process while sipping on delicious wines!

Drive Back to Pennsylvania’s Most Charming B&B

Chair in the garden Historic smithton InnVisiting the Mason Dixon Wine Trail is the perfect excuse for a romantic weekend with the one you love. After all, is there anything better than wine and picturesque landscapes to rekindle your romance? Come back to the Red Rose room and enjoy snuggling up next to the room’s fireplace. Our inn is here to help you make the most of your vacation in Lancaster. We offer a wide variety of amenities for you to enjoy during your stay, including our very own wine tasting room! Sip on some of the best wines from Weathered Vineyards and enhance your wine-themed weekend!   Book Your Trip Now!