The Santa Cruz Mountains lie between the Pacific Ocean and the San Francisco Bay, occupying parts of San Mateo, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz counties. The Santa Cruz Mountains American Viticultural Area is surrounded by the Central Coast American Viticultural Area, but is not part of it.

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This category is for wineries and non-shopping sites whose focus is Santa Cruz Mountains wine. Before submitting, please check to see if your site falls under any of the following categories:

We encourage you to cross-post sites for individual wineries to the regional category for the locality in which the winery is located (see Regional: North_America: United_States: California: Localities for a list).

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