A limited number of internships are available. For those that are passionate about wine making, grape growing, cherry growing, country life, and want to learn more, flexible opportunities are available.
The farm was purchased in 1993. It was an apple orchard at the time. As picking cost for the apples exceeded the value of the apples, a lot of apple firewood was sold. In 1994, 15 different varieties of sweet cherries and 17 different grape varieties were planted. In 2001 a commercial winery was liscensed, another vineyard site was purchased in 2005, it was planted in 2006, and a tasting room was added in 2011. I'm not finished yet...
The Grand Valley AVA, an oasis in the desert, is the heart of Colorado's wine country. Hot sunlight-drenched days, cool nights, with water from the snow capped peaks of the upper Colorado River Basin to irrigate some of the highest vineyards and orchards in the world, we continue to grow some of the finest fruit available.