Visit Our Willcox Tasting Room
Keeling Schaefer Vineyards Willcox Tasting Room
Make plans to visit Keeling Schaefer Vineyards Willcox Tasting Room! Our tasting room is located in the historic 1917 Willcox Bank and Trust building. Restored by Rod Keeling and Jan Schaefer in 2009 and opened in March of 2010, the Willcox Bank was a community bank that served SE Arizona until 1933.
OPEN EVERY DAY except certain holidays, 11-5, Mitzi and Jim serve all of our wines at 154 North Railroad Avenue, in downtown Willcox next to the Rex Allen Museum and directly across from historic Railroad Park. We have a small patio and indoor table seating, so bring your lunch! Railroad Park is also available for your wine picnic, wine consumption is allowed in the Park if you use plastic glasses. Call 520-766-0600 for updates.
Four current release tastings are $8 and include a commemorative glass. We share a glass program with Birds and Barrels, Carlson Creek, Coronado, Pillsbury, Golden Rule, Bodega Pierce and Zarpara wineries. Bring-in one of their glasses and tasting is $5. (Note: The glass program in not available at this time due to COVID19 protocols. Check with the tasting room for updates.)
Make your Tasting Room Reservation with Open Table
Make sure we have room in our tasting room for you and your party when you plan your visit! Open Table is simple and free to use and gives you the peace-of-mind that your Willcox Wine Country visit will be a great experience.
Explore the Chiricahua Monument
One of the National Park Service’s best Monuments, Chiricahua, hopefully to be elevated to Park status soon, is a stunning natural wonder and should be on everyone’s bucket list.
Along with the geological nature of the park, Chiricahua is well known because of the wide range of wildlife that can be seen while hiking or driving. Rare Coatimundi, Ring-Tail Cats, Javalina, Coues Deer, Black Bears, Bobcats, Cougars and Jaguars roam the park and the rest of the Chiricahuas. Birders come here from all around the world to get a glimpse of some of the rare birds that frequent the diverse habitats of this area. In the winter this is one of the best areas to spot thousands of Sandhill Cranes in flight. In the summer this is one of the two areas in the U.S. to see the Elegant Trogon.
Area Attractions & Accommodations
Stay with our friends and your hosts, Rob and Sharon, at their new guesthouse Sunglow Retreat. Located on a little horse rescue ranch along Cottonwood Creek, nestled in the Foothills of the Chiracahua Mountains. Sunglowretreat.com 520-824-3153
The Amerind Foundation, a Native American Archeology Museum and learning center in Dragoon, is a great stop to explore.
Stay with our friends on Turkey Creek, John and Julia Kirk, at the Dream Catcher B&B. Only one mile from the vineyard.
Willcox local favorite! Apple Annie’s Orchard
Don’t forgot to visit Historic Bisbee. Dine with Rod Kass and all our friends at Cafe Roka in Bisbee.