Wineries

The libations are flowing freely in the backwoods. backroads. backwaters. There is no lack of local flavor with over 120 wines and 30 IPAs at our locally-owned establishments. Clearfield County offers a brand-new brewery and recently opened winery locations that have people raving over the essence of our wines and IPAs. Bottoms up!

Bee Kind

Bee Kind Winery, located minutes from Interstate 80, has over 20 delicious wines ranging from dry to sweet. Our main location houses pottery, from local artisan Jason Bloom, as well as wine accessories & other locally-crafted products. Visit us Tuesday & Wednesday 12pm-6pm, Thursday - Saturday 10am-7pm at 14325 Clearfield-Shawville Highway, Clearfield, PA 16830. Phone: 814-205-4198 Web: www.BeeKindWinery.com

Benezette

One of the area's newest wineries shares its fame with the Pennsylvania Elk. This winery has an outdoor patio that backs up to a 200-year-old oak tree and borders State Game Lands. Its gift shop displays photos and memorabilia of the history of the Benezette Area. Open 7 days a week from 11 am- 7 pm. Benezette Wines, 196 Second St., Benezette, PA 15821. 814-787-4000. www.benezettewines.com.

Laurel Mountain Winery

A family owned and operated winery since 1995. Our friendly staff offers free wine tasting and large gift shop. Enjoy a glass of wine at tables outside or in the pavilion. tour the Antique Museum, take the tool test and win a bottle. "Sunset at the Winery: events are held June-September. Our annual Cider Pressing and Tasting is held on Sunday of Columbus Day weekend. Laurel Mountain Winery, 1754 Old Grade Road, Falls Creek, PA 15840....laurelwines.com 814-371-7022.

Starr Hill Vineyards and Winery

Located in Curwensville overlooking the rolling hills, owner Ken Starr learned the art of wine making from his father in 1952. He started making his own wine in 1977 and now the fourth generation of wine makers are bottling the largest selection of wine in the county, and Starr Hill is the 23 largest producer of wine in the State of Pennsylvania. While at Starr Hill you can visit the gift shop featuring the largest selections of wines and take a tour of the entire wine making process. Open year round MondaySunday. Starr Hill Vineyard & Winery has several retail locations, and is the first winery in the USA to have tasting rooms inside Walmart stores. For more information on these locations and hours, visit starrhillwinery.com. Starr Hill Vineyard and Winery, 861 Baily Road, Curwensville, PA 16833 814-236-0910

Wapiti Ridge Wine Cellars

The winery is nestled on a ridge top surrounded by nature here in the PA Wilds of Clearfield County. Being lovers of the outdoors, Wapiti Ridge felt it was essential to bring a touch of nature to its tasting room. Enjoy the elegant but rustic atmosphere while tasting some fabulous wine. Open Wednesday- Saturday 11 am- 6 pm and Sunday 1 pm- 6 pm. Wapiti Ridge Wine Cellars, 2560 Bennetts Valley Hwy., DuBois, PA 15801. 814-371-5700.