6 WELCOME WELCOME We have something for everyone. Anyone who’s been to Calistoga knows THIS GEM OF A TOWN that crowns the top of the Napa Valley is a unique place. During your visit, be sure to embrace your adventurous self, surrender your palate and indulge your spirit to soothe your soul. Calistoga is a place known for its character, history, relaxed feel and open nature. With so much to do, you’ll want to return time and time again to experience all there is to offer within the walkable downtown and city with a small-town feel: • World-famous hot springs pools filled with geothermal waters will melt your tension. • Spectacular wines from our officially designated growing region, or American Viticultural Area (AVA), will impress the toughest wine critic. • Intimate stays at a B&B, small hotel, hot springs resort or luxury lodging ranks with the world’s best — every host will take exceptional care of you. The restaurants are notably good, with offerings to suit every visitor’s craving. Our unique downtown shops and art galleries are sure to impress; you won’t find a department store here. What you will find is an inviting area to bike, hike or soar in a hot air balloon along the vineyards and stunning views of The Palisades from the lower flanks of Mount St. Helena. If not for the weather alone, Calistoga’s dazzling surroundings will make an indelible impression as soon as you arrive. CALISTOGA HAS DISTINCT SEASONS with a high proportion of sunny, smog-free days. Nights range from crisp to pleasantly warm in summer. Annual temperatures range from an average summer high of 92 to an average winter low of 44 degrees. Annual rainfall can reach 36 inches.