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Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards

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Address: 508 Canaan Rd, Richmond, MA 01254-5116
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Hilltop Orchards -- an historic apple orchard in the Berkshires and home to...

Hilltop Orchards -- an historic apple orchard in the Berkshires and home to award-winning Furnace Brook Winery – invites you to visit and explore our 200 acre property in Richmond, Massachusetts.The Vittori family celebrates its 25th year at Hilltop Orchards. Preserving local farming and opening our land to you - for apple picking, hiking and cross country skiing and snowshoeing - is our pleasure and our privilege.You'll be inspired by the vast open space and fantastic views from the hilltop as you explore the orchards and woodland hiking trails.Guests of our Garden Gables Inn in Lenox enjoy free trail fees plus unlimited wine tasting.

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Great date with my husband!

Fantastic xcountry ski trails. Even better to end the day with a delicious wine tasting! Service was outstanding, wine was outstanding, cozy fireplace to sit and relax. Recommend... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Colleen L
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Williamstown, Massachusetts
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Williamstown, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic xcountry ski trails. Even better to end the day with a delicious wine tasting! Service was outstanding, wine was outstanding, cozy fireplace to sit and relax. Recommend for a wonderful day out!

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Braintree, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a wonderful time last Saturday night on the full moon snowshoe hike. Beautiful night, beautiful place, great wine and entertainment, and the owner John couldn't have been nicer. We will definitely be back! Thank you so much John!

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Northbridge, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Came here with girlfriends for wine tasting. Dave, our host, took a little while to warm up to us four feisty Bostonians, but we soon had him chatting with us. The tasting is a steal at $5 for 6 different tastes from a variation of whites, reds, and ciders. Definitely in the middle of nowhere but well worth it if... More 

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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Relaxed cozy atmosphere. Large stone fireplace is a good place to enjoy a glass with fresh made cider donuts. Great wine selection. Friendly helpful staff.

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New Hope, PA
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had a wonderful time cross country skiing on the beautiful trails of Hilltop Orchards. Russ was very helpful in giving us ski tips and recommending certain trails based on our ability. After working our muscles, we enjoyed relaxing them with some tasty wines served by Sarah who was very friendly and knowledgeable of the wine and the area.

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Prescott Valley, Arizona
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

We went to the Hilltop Orchards to do a some snowshoeing through the orchards and surrounding forest as way to get outdoors during our western Massachusetts visit. We had fun snowshoeing through the forest trails with fresh snowfall from the night before. The real treat was waiting for us when we returned to the store; there was a warm fire,... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 26 December 2016

This winery provides more than you would expect. First of all everyone is so friendly, from the owner to the employees to the deer! We went for both the wine tasting and the hiking trails. It was cold out and had been snowing, so we decided to walk first then warm up with some wine. The hike is bearable through... More 

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Bloomfield, Connecticut
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Tasted six different wines. Also can taste all of the wines. There is also a little bakery, and orchard.

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very laid back and relaxing atmosphere. The owner and workers are very friendly. The warm fresh made apple cider donuts ARE THE BEST!!!

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Nesconset, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We stopped by to do a wine tasting and the place was very busy. Lots of people out for a nice fall day. The tasting area was not very big and was very crowded. Although their wines were good, the grapes came from Long Island so we very familiar with these grapes since they come from home.

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