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Bark River
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Wonderful place to visit!

The people were so nice, we were able to test some wines, sit out on the patio and enjoy the... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2019
Linda R
Sussex, United States
Not to be missed!

A Harvest Host overnight stay in our RV. Susie & Smitty were so welcoming & friendly. Just happened... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2019
Big Rapids, Michigan
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Nov 29, 2019
“Wonderful place to visit!”
Aug 11, 2019
“Not to be missed!”
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983 10th Rd, Bark River, MI 49807-9758
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Reviewed November 29, 2019

The people were so nice, we were able to test some wines, sit out on the patio and enjoy the beautiful vineyard. They even allowed us to walk around the vineyard! Very lovely place.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

A Harvest Host overnight stay in our RV. Susie & Smitty were so welcoming & friendly. Just happened to have a yoga event that evening. So enjoyed yoga followed by a fun time wine tasting. The wines from their own estate grapes were great. The...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed January 18, 2019

Great spur of the moment stop. Enjoyed wine tasting, relaxing on their terrace and learning about the wines. Highly recommend the Pater Familias and Marquette wines.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RitaNegaunee
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped during a trip through Escanaba. The proprietor was very friendly and made great suggestions for two very different palates. There was a little knitting group meeting at the same time, wish I had brought my yarn! The group suggested some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

The lady/owner was great to visit with on a quiet Wed afternoon. We enjoyed learning about the area and the winery. The wine was also good.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carl W
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

This winery is off the main road but worth the stop. We each had three tastings for $5 and we were able to keep the souvenir glass. The lines were good The Tasting Room is very small but in the summer would be a beautiful...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Susan A, Owner at Northern Sun Winery, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2018

Thank You!

Reviewed January 5, 2018

The wife and I come out here semi-frequently. Sometimes it's just to socialize in the tasting room and sample the wine. Other times we head out for the monthly outdoor concerts in the summer, or to help in the vineyard. Northern Sun Winery is truly...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

This is a treasure in the UP! Lovely, knowledgeable and the nicest people! We love stopping here for a relaxing tasting in. The dead of winter or spring summer or fall! Always fun and the best wine!!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 947kathyj
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Our good friends Bob and Barb, accompanied Ellen and me to this little winery on Sunday, July 30,2017 only to find it closed. A quick phone call, as we saw a car, brought Susie, one of the owners, from the vineyard. She was so nice...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Even though I travel to Escanaba a few times a year, however, I am couple miles east of Bark River, this time I saw a sign for a winery, sooo, small detour. Suzy served us and allowed our little dog to sit with us outside...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Susan A, Owner at Northern Sun Winery, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Thank you for your very kind words, people like you make the job worth doing! Salut, Suzy

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