Atlas Peak AVA
EDUCATION

Atlas Peak

Summary:

Producing fine wine since 1870, Atlas Peak gained AVA status in 1992.

Location:

Primarily within the Foss Valley and Soda Canyon areas in the southeastern part of the mountains of Napa Valley AVA, just east of Yountville and above the foothills of the Stags Leap District.

Climate:

Cool, with low diurnal range that is above the fog line, this AVA enjoys long hours of sunshine most days.

Soil:

Volcanic & red basalt

Popular Varietals:

Cabernet Sauvignon & Zinfandel

Noteworthy:

The most rugged, highly elevated and breathtaking landscape in Napa Valley, the peak reaches 2,663ft above sea level; the highest in the region.

Featured Wineries in Atlas Peak AVA:

Acumen WinesAstrale e Terra

Famed Vineyards in Atlas Peak AVA:

Stagecoach Vineyard