4 Willamette Valley Farms That Will Reset Your Palate

There is no better way to discover the magic of Oregon’s backcountry than to explore its roots. From cheese to cherries, the Willamette Valley harvests some of the finest produce and products in the country. There’s a little something for everyone waiting in the heart of our stunning landscape. Plan your trip to one of our favorite Willamette Valley Farms during your next visit!  

Still want more? Simplify your travel planning with our complimentary Vacation Guide. Our on-the-go guide offers hand-picked recommendations on where to eat and what to do during your trip.   

The Best Must-Visit Willamette Valley Farms

Tour the heart of Oregon Wine Country from the scenic backdrop of a Willamette Valley farm. Meet the farmers, indulge in the freshest organic produce, and stock up on the finest olive oils on the West Coast. Discover the rolling acres of the Willamette Valley during your next visit.

  • Red Ridge | Dayton, Oregon

Fall in love with Mother Earth all over with a visit to Red Ridge Farms. The farmstead specializes in Old World olive oils, estate wines, and rolling pastures of lavender. It is the perfect spot to spend a warm summer day in Oregon. Make a day of it while you tour the vineyard, walk along the olive trees, and take in the floral scent of the gardens.

  • Draper Farms | McMinnville, Oregon

Draper Farms is your one-stop-shop for honestly grown produce in the Yamhill Valley. The farm produces over 200 varieties of fruits and vegetables guaranteeing you’ll find just what you need to complete your dinner spread. Draper has been family owned and operated since 1937. Be sure to pay them a visit at Thursday’s McMinnville Farmers Market.   

  • Bernard’s Farm | McMinnville, Oregon

Bernard’s Farm is situated on over 100 acres in McMinnville. They offer five greenhouses filled with fresh flowers and produce, U-Pick fruits and veggies, homemade jams, and freshly pressed apple cider. Zook’s Dutch Kitchen is Bernard’s token candy shop serving up the best caramel, granola, and fudge.    

  • Midway Farms | Albany, Oregon

Experience family farming at its finest at Midway Farms. Midway is the perfect place to learn about the Willamette Valley’s unique agriculture layout while having fun in a beautiful landscape. Discover what makes Midway and the Pacific Northwest stand out from mainstream farmlands, and leave with a greater appreciation for the culture of cultivation. {plus, some delicious produce} 

Unwind Vineyard-Side at Youngberg Hill

view of martini suiteOnce you’ve explored some of the best Willamette Valley Farms, come back to our favorite at Youngberg Hill. Book your stay in the Martini Suite and experience all of the luxuries of our inn’s master suite. The king-size suite includes a fireplace, Jacuzzi, a private second-floor balcony, and panoramic views of our pristine vineyard. 

Complete your stay with our exclusive Winemaker Tour and Tasting. Discover the vineyard through the eyes of our very own Winemaker, Wayne Bailey. Tour the winery and taste the wines that we hold so dear to our hearts. We cannot wait to welcome you to the Willamette Valley!