Exquisite, award-winning wines from a truly spectacular place, located on the beautiful shore of Flathead Lake in Dayton, Montana.
Mission Mountain Winery is a family owned winery located on the West Shore of Flathead Lake, the largest natural fresh water lake west of the Mississippi, in Dayton, Montana. It is the first Bonded Winery in the state of Montana, with our initial vineyard started in 1980, and our first vintage in 1984. Since then, our wines have received over a hundred accolades and international medals for their bold and extraordinary qualities.
Tom Campbell Jr. is the man behind the winemaking, bringing over 35-years of winemaking experience throughout California and the Northwest. Following the wisdom of his father Tom Sr., Tom Jr. trained at the renowned University of California at Davis in Enology and Viticulture, and then worked as a winemaker at several different wineries, including Jekel and Shiloh in California, and Ste. Michelle and Quail Run (Covey Run) in Washington. He then started Mission Mountain Winery in Montana with his father in 1984. Tom Jr. and his wife Hema also started Horizon’s Edge Winery in Zillah, Washington in 1985 (sold in 1999). He also is director of wine production for Woodhouse Wine Estates in Woodinville , WA and owner and winemaker of Tanjuli Winery in Zillah, WA.
Mission Mountain Winery currently produces approximately 6,500 cases of wine per year. The vineyards in Montana grow Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Marquette and small amounts of Riesling, Chardonnay and Gewurztraminer. Other grapes are grown in our own vineyards in the Rattlesnake Hills region of Washington.
It is amazing that some of the finest wines in the world come from this small winery in northwest Montana. The wines have met with excellent acceptance by Montana Residents and visitors to the winery from all 50 States and 30 Foreign Countries, as well reviews from national and international competitions and wine writers. Our wines have received International recognition, winning over 100 medals, mostly gold. We invite comparison with any of your favorite wines in a blind tasting, and know with confidence that you will be pleasantly surprised and enjoy the high quality of our wines.