Trinity Lakes AVA

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Trinity Lakes AVA
Wine region
TypeAmerican Viticultural Area
Year established2005[1]
CountryUnited States
Part ofCalifornia
Total area96,000 acres (38,850 ha)[2]

The Trinity Lakes AVA is an American Viticultural Area in Trinity County, California. The boundaries of the AVA surround Trinity Lake and Lewiston Lake and includes a portion of the Trinity River basin below Lewiston Dam.[3]

The AVA has one commercial winery, Alpen Cellars.[4]


  1. ^ Code of Federal Regulations. "§ 9.184 Trinity Lakes." Archived 2012-02-12 at the Wayback Machine Title 27: Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms; Part 9 — American Viticultural Areas; Subpart C — Approved American Viticultural Areas. Retrieved Jan. 23, 2008.
  2. ^ Wine Institute (2008). "American Viticultural Areas by State" Archived 2008-01-27 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved Jan. 23, 2008.
  3. ^ Wines and Vines (2005). "Trinity Lakes AVA is official". May, 2005.
  4. ^ Trinity County Recreation's Guide (2011). " Trinity County Recreation Guide" Archived 2011-09-30 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved Oct 2011.