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Be sure to enjoy the scenic settings of our relaxing vineyards while sampling a glass of the region's award-winning wine.  Several tour operators are also available for shuttle services.


Alto Vineyards

8515 State Route 127 North
Alto Pass, IL 62905
Phone: 618-893-4898
The Renzaglia Family welcomes you to Alto Vineyards and invites you to taste some of the finest wines produced in the United States. Our family owned winery and vineyard is located in the foothills of the beautiful Shawnee National Forest in Southern Illinois. Our second tasting room in Champaign, Illinois, not far from the University of Illinois campus, opened in December of 2001. Since our first vintage in 1988, our wines have won numerous medals in both national and international wine competitions.

Blue Sky Vineyard

3150 South Rocky Comfort Road
Makanda, IL 62958
Phone: 618-995-9463
Anchoring the eastern end of the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail, our winery offers you "The Romance of Italy in the Hills of Southern Illinois". We are open year-round, 7 days a week, to provide great Illinois wine. Please join us for wine tasting, a variety of hearty sandwiches, soups, pizzas, and snacks, as well as wine-alternatives such as beer and non-alcoholc beverages. Come enjoy our large indoor seating area and two beautiful outdoor terraces that overlook our vineyard and the rolling countryside... More »

Hedman Vineyards

560 Chestnut Street
Alto Pass, IL 62905
Phone: 618-893-4923
Browse through our Scandinavian Gift shop while tasting our Estate wines, from grapes grown in our vineyard. Dine at our Peach Barn Cafe' and savory authentic Swedish cuisine.

Hickory Ridge Vineyard and Winery

1598 Hickory Ridge Road
Pomona, IL 62975
Phone: 618-893-1700
Come to Hickory Ridge Vineyard & Winery and enjoy the best view on the trail from our cozy tasting room, one of the decks, or one of the vineyard picnic tables. Hickory Ridge is family owned and operated. We are located on the western edge of the Shawnee Hills AVA,nestled in the hills of the Shawnee National Forest and surrounded by Illinois' most wild and scenic attractions.

Kite Hill Vineyards

83 Kite Hill Road
Carbondale, IL 62903
Phone: 618-684-5072
After a full day of Southern Illinois activities, enjoy a complimentary wine tasting at Kite Hill winery.

Lucas Bros. Honker Hill Winery

4861 Spillway Road
Carbondale, IL 62902
Phone: 618-549-5517
Honker Hill Winery is located on the highest point in Williamson County and is surrounded by the Crab Orchard Fish and Wildlife Refuge and the Shawnee National Forest.  Honker Hill Winery produces fine Illinois wines from fruit grown directly at our vineyard.  Enjoy great views from our patio near the fireplace, our unique wildlife room or our gazebo.  Enjoy a stroll around one of our five large ponds located on the property while sipping on a glass of your favorite wine... More »

Orlandini Vineyard

410 Thorn Lane
Makanda, IL 62958
Phone: 618-995-2307
Orlandini Vineyard began its roots in 1988 when their first vines were planted.  Over two decades later the grapes are still flourishing.  Orlandini Vineyard is located on one of Southern Illinois' highest ridge tops, deep in the heart of the Shawnee Hills A.V.A.  After years of practice and experimentation in wine making, Orlandini Vineyard began releasing wines to the the public in 2001.  Now on our second generation of wine making, novices and connoisseurs have been enjoying our hand tended vintages ever since.

Owl Creek Vineyard

2655 Water Valley Road
Cobden, IL 62920
Phone: 618-893-2557
Established in 1980 Owl Creek Vineyard is the founding vineyard of the Shawnee Hills region.

Pomona Winery

2865 Hickory Ridge Road
Pomona, IL 62975
Phone: 618-893-2623
Specializing in wines made from locally grown fruits other than grapes, we offer seven table wines and three fortified dessert wines, each of which has received multiple awards and honors in regional, national, and international judgings.

StarView Vineyards

5100 Wing Hill Road
Cobden, IL 62920
Phone: 618-893-9463
StarView Vineyards is home to a family owned and operated vineyard and winery.  Located in rural Southern Illinois in the Shawnee Hills American Viticulture area, the state’s only Federally designated wine-grape producing region, StarView grows and produces fine boutique wines. Each vine is individually nurtured to produce the highest quality grapes that are then used to produce the finest wines in the region.

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