Self-Guided Winery Tour
Welcome to Hounds of Erie self-guided winery tour. We are pleased you are taking time out of your ever-busy schedule to enjoy a day out at our winery.
Waiting for you is a relaxing hour for you and your party and of course as many pups as you like! It is important to us that you have a space to relax, let your pup roam and of course taste our award- winning hard ciders and hand-crafted wines.
What can you expect on your self-guided tour?
This is YOUR time so you can make it as fun as you like! Upon completing the tour booking form, you will be put in contact with us and we will confirm your time, drink selection and number in your party.
Each tour ‘host’ will receive a confirmation email, inside you will find, a map(pdf) & a link to our guided videos. We encourage you to pre-load these videos onto your phone/tablet before you arrive, or you are welcome to use your data service to enjoy while here.
Each video coordinates with marked tour stops across the vineyard and orchard.
Please check your Spam/Junk folder if you can not find your email
How much does a self-guided tour cost?
FREE! All self-guided tours are complimentary. If you decide to have a beverage with your tour you will be invited to make your choice in the booking form, and an invoice will be sent to you. To make your visit seamless you can take care of this before your arrival. Beverages will be ready and waiting for you.
How will I know where to go when I arrive?
Upon arrival make your way to the 1st stop on your pdf map. You will open your first video and start your experience.
Can I purchase retail to take home?
Absolutely! We love our guests taking something tasty home with them. Feel free to use the contact number on your email to call ahead of your tour or while on your tour so we can start your order for you and have ready when you are ready to head home.
Do I have to have a beverage while on my self-guided tour?
Nope, this is totally optional.
During COVID-19 how are you being mindful of your guest’s health & safety?
So glad you asked. Your peace of mind is our priority.
We are booking dedicated tour times for you and your party. This means ONLY you will be in the vineyard and orchard, no other guests will be around.
We are keeping our distance too. This means you are welcome to call or text our contact number anytime while here, but you may not actually see us.
Tour groups can ONLY be groups of 4 or less – as many pups as you like though!
IF you choose to sip a beverage while on tour, they will be ready and waiting at the first station. We take the upmost care to have your safety in mind when preparing product.
Retail is packaged for you while on your tour, your invoice will be emailed to you. Upon payment we will have your product waiting by your vehicle.
Being mindful of your safety, we are only offering 3 ciders to be enjoyed on the tour (Top Dog, Best in Show, and Dog House). None of these require a glass and come in its own bottle.