8120_mtnbakerWashington’s Nooksack Valley in the northwest corner of the state provides a long, mild growing season for the production of varietals favored by Mount Baker Vineyards. Chasselas, Madeleine Angevine, Muller-Thurgau, Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and Siegerrebe are grown at the winery. Varietals made from Eastern Washington fruit include Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Lemberger and Syrah. The Mount Baker Winery and Vineyard is located just off Highway 542 east of Bellingham, and offers the visitor quiet views of Mt. Baker from the picnic area and tasting room. Hours: 11 – 5 daily