Established in 2001, located on the eastern edge of the Yakima Valley
Not necessarily a mountain, more of a steep slope, which faces Southwest near the Yakima River
Over 1,199 vineyard acres currently planted in the 4,040 acre area
More than 15 wineries are located in the Red Mountain AVA, with many additional Washington wineries sourcing grapes from Red Mountain's premiere growers
Primary grape varieties planted include Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Syrah, Sangiovese, Malbec, and Petit Verdot
The area has a desert climate with average yearly rainfall of five inches per year. During the growing season daytime temperatures average 90 °F (32 °C) with night time temperatures dropping below 50 °F (10 °C).
Vineyard Lane Closeup
Vineyard lane closeup.
View of the Vines
View of the vines.
View from in the Vines
View from in the vines
Red Mountain Road
Red mountain road.
Red Mountain Hills Closeup
Red mountain hills closeup.
Red Mountain Hills
Red mountain hills.