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Buck Shoals Vineyards

Buck Shoals Vineyards The Crater family farm is located in Hamptonville, N.C. on Windsor Road approximately 2 miles from Buck Shoals Creek and 3 miles south of Highway 421. The creek was the home of Buck Shoals Mill, a water wheel grist mill that was built around 1880. The mill operated until the 1950s and the structure was finally razed in the 1960s. A picture circa 1890 of this local mill became the logo for Buck Shoals Vineyard. The Crater farms were farmed by five generations with the primary crops being tobacco, corn, grain, cattle and chickens. The current vineyard site sits at an elevation of approximately 1150 feet and has both east and west facing slopes. Springs from the property feed ponds which later drain into Buck Shoals Creek.

North/South: Take I77 to the intersection of 421. Take the exit for 421 North/West (towards Wilkesboro). Proceed on 421 approximately 2 miles to the Windsor Road exit #267. At the top of the ramp take a left and proceed approximately 2.6 miles. The vineyard will be on your right. East/West: Take 421 to exit 267 (Windsor Road exit). If you are coming east at the top of the ramp take a right. If you are coming west take a left and the top of the ramp and proceed approximately 3.1 miles to the vineyard which will be on your right. Overall Buck Shoals is approximately 40 miles west from Winston-Salem and approximately 70 miles north from Charlotte. Signage directing you to Buck Shoals Vineyard is on both I77 and Route 421. Billboards are also located on Route 421.

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6137 Vintner Way, Hamptonville, NC, US, 27020 Email:
Phone: 336-468-9274 Web:
Fax: 336-924-2720
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