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Location and map

Here's a map showing the location of Thistle Meadow Winery in Laurel Springs, NC. Driving directions are provided below the map.

Map to Thistle Meadow Winery in Laurel Springs, NC

Directions from the Triad:

  • The winery is only 1 hour and a quarter from Winston-Salem, and 2 hours from Greensboro.
  • Take I-40 West to Winston-Salem; then take US 421 North
  • Follow US 421 North to exit 282 (Highway 115)
  • At the top of the exit ramp, take a right and follow Hwy 115 for approximately 3 miles, until you reach the stoplight at the intersection with Highway 18 North.
  • Take a right onto Hwy 18 North and continue for several miles. You will go up the mountain (lots of curves!) and start to enter Laurel Springs.
  • Once you pass underneath the Blue Ridge Parkway, continue for another 3 miles, then take a right onto Elk Knob Road (SR 1143) at Jct. 113
  • Follow Elk Knob Road for about 0.3 mile; take the first driveway to the right. Look for signs.

Directions from Boone:

  • We're just 50 minutes from downtown Boone
  • Take US 421 South to Deep Gap
  • At Deep Gap, take a left on US 221 towards Jefferson
  • Take 221 bypass around West Jefferson and Jefferson
  • Hwy 221 joins with NC 88 East; continue on NC 88 East to Laurel Springs
  • NC 88 ends at NC 18 at the Laurel Springs Post Office. Take a left onto NC 18 North (towards Sparta).
  • Continue on 18 North for one mile; take a right onto Elk Knob Road at Junction 113 (at the bottom of the hill).
  • Our driveway is the first one on the right.

Directions from Charlotte:

  • We're only two hours away from Charlotte!
  • Take I-77 North until you get to the intersection with US Hwy 421 (near Hamptonville).
  • Take 421 North until exit 282, then follow the directions from the Triad above.

Directions from Wytheville, VA

  • We're just one hour, ten minutes from Wytheville, VA
  • Head South on US Hwy. 21 towards Sparta, NC
  • Once in Sparta, take a right turn at the second stoplight onto NC Hwy. 18 South.
  • Follow Hwy. 18 South for approximately 11 miles, then take a left onto Elk Knob Road (SR 1143) at Jct. 113
  • Follow Elk Knob Road for about 0.3 mile; take the first driveway to the right. Look for signs.

Directions from the Blue Ridge Parkway:

  • Take state road 1143 (Elk Knob Road) from milepost 246
  • Follow Elk Knob Road for about 2.5 miles; look for a big red barn in a meadow on the left side of the road.
  • Turn left into the driveway (be careful - there's a sharp turn to the right where the driveway is located) once you're sure no one is coming around the curve.

Our street address is 102 Thistle Meadow, Laurel Springs, NC 28644.

If you get lost, don't worry... just call our toll free number at 800-233-1505 and we'll put you on the right track!

Winery hours:

April 1 - October 31
12:00 - 5:00 PM Monday-Saturday
2:00 - 4:00 PM on Sundays

November 1 - March 31
12:00 - 4:00 PM Monday-Saturday
Closed on Sunday
Please call ahead due to weather conditions

Closed on Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day