Escapes: Details, horseback riding in Delaplane, Va.
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.
13630 Lord Fairfax Hwy. Boyce, Va.
French-style country inn with Zagat-rated restaurant. Rooms from $170, including gourmet breakfast.
36205 Snake Hill Rd. Middleburg
Luxury inn situated on 265 rolling acres. Rooms from $265.
Iron Bridge Wine Co.
29 Main St.
Wine bar that pairs eclectic small plates with a variety of vintages. Three courses for $35. Open Sunday through Wednesday.
206 S. Royal Ave.
Watch chefs prepare your meal via live feed in this apartment-style space. Five-course prix fixe ($50) on Saturday evenings. Reservations required.
Barrel Oak Winery
3623 Grove Lane Delaplane
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.