Castle Creek Winery – Castle Creek’s lush, green vineyards are a standout among the sapphire sky, red rocks and mesas is optimum for growing healthy grapes, excellent for producing a variety of fruit, including Pinot Noir, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chenin Blanc and Chardonnay.
Castle Creek Winery is located 14 miles from downtown Moab up the Colorado River on scenic Hwy 128. They are situated overlooking the river’s best white water rapids, at the foot of dramatic red rock cliffs. It’s a classic, rugged Western landscape. The winery sits on a historic working ranch called Red Cliffs Adventure Lodge.
As stated earlier, Castle Creek’s lush, green vineyards are a standout among the sapphire sky, red rocks and mesas. In addition to their own vineyards in Castle Valley, Moab and Monticello and Spanish Valley additional fruit for the wines is sourced from growers in the area. Castle Creek wines typically made from a single vintage rather than blended from multiple ones.
Using such locally grown grapes, their winery has produced over 30 award-winning wines. They produce over 6,000 combined gallons of wine, and each bottle is filled, labeled, and boxed by manual labor on site. Adding a decidedly civilized tone to the Wild West, Castle Creek Winery, offers daily wine tasting. The tasting room is large and inviting – the length of the bar is likely to guarantee there will be room for you, even in their busiest times.The hospitality area is actually 4000+ square feet and they also have a huge adjacent deck overlooking the Colorado River. Daily tours are offered and tastings are available. Here is their contact information:
Mile Post 14, Hwy 128 Moab, Utah 84532
Local: 435-259-2002 – Toll free: 866-812-2002
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