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Escapes: Details, horseback riding in Delaplane, Va.

GETTING THERE

Barrel Oak Winery is in Delaplane, Va., about 55 miles from Washington. Take Interstate 66 west to Exit 23 toward Delaplane. After exiting, take the next right onto Maidstone Road, then an immediate right onto Grove Lane. The winery is on the left.

STAYING THERE

L’Auberge Provencale

13630 Lord Fairfax Hwy. Boyce, Va.

800-638-1702

www.laubergeprovencale.
com

French-style country inn with Zagat-rated restaurant. Rooms from $170, including gourmet breakfast.

Goodstone Inn
and Estate

36205 Snake Hill Rd. Middleburg

877-219-4663

www.goodstone.com

Luxury inn situated on 265 rolling acres. Rooms from $265.

EATING THERE

Iron Bridge Wine Co.

29 Main St.

Warrenton

540-349-9339

www.ironbridgewines.com

Wine bar that pairs eclectic small plates with a variety of vintages. Three courses for $35. Open Sunday through Wednesday.

Apartment 2g

206 S. Royal Ave.
Front Royal

540-636-9293

www.jsgourmet.com/2g

Watch chefs prepare your meal via live feed in this apartment-style space. Five-course prix fixe ($50) on Saturday evenings. Reservations required.

PLAYING THERE

Barrel Oak Winery

3623 Grove Lane Delaplane

540-364-6402

www.barreloak.com

Hour-long horse rides from 11 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Saturdays through November (weather dependent). $55 per person. Reservations may be made in advance or on-site.

Tasting fee $6 for six wines, $10 for 12. Fees waived with purchase of a case.

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