After making sure I could borrow camping gear from my buddies at work, the answer was a question "when do we leave?"
It's quite a different and better experience being a member of a winery. The VIP rooms and extra tastings you get really keep their loyal costumers coming back time after time to taste whats new.
We were stoked that we could be part of this event. There were hundreds of members clogging the barrel lined cellars to get repeat tastings of whats probably known as one of the better wineries in Paso Robles.
It's one of my favorites at least.
Bought as a lovers getaway cabin by Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth back in the day it's now a must do stop for lunch and a cocktail. Going for dinner would be a waste of a good view.
The check in office is an old school house that I can't imagine held more than 8 children at once. Now it makes for the perfect place to be welcomed from and buy firewood that you may have forgotten.
You can't make s'mores without a good fire!