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Cheers to the ultimate backyard.

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Hazy IPA

Hazy Little Thing

Go bold and make tonight a hazy one.

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Original Extra IPA

Torpedo

Our ‘Hop Torpedo’ amps up aromas of citrus, pine, and herbal character.

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Fest Beer

Oktoberfest

German-American Collaboration

Celebrate the season like your backyard’s a beer garden.

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Hop Harvest Festival

Chico, CA

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Beer for Exploring

Freedom’s in the wild places, and so are the best beers you’ve ever had. After skiing the slopes, reaching the summit, setting up camp—crack one open to celebrate. Scout our lineup to find what you’ll pack next.

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Pale Ale

Heavy on hops, that was always the brewery plan. So in 1980, we loaded Pale Ale up with Cascade—a new hop at the time named after the mountain range—and the intense aromas of pine and citrus sparked the American craft beer revolution.

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Ken Grossman Founder & Owner
Adventure & Passion

Our Story

1970s

Mountain Inspired

Ken Grossman ditched the city whenever he could. Going off-grid, that’s where he found thrills and life’s answers. Climbing in the Sierra Nevada mountains, Ken’s bold idea took shape: build a brewery. Naming it would be easy.

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Bigger Than Beer

Mindset

The goal was simple when we started: make incredible beer. But there’s more at stake, so we brew and do business like the planet’s future depends on it, because it does.

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Take Back Our Trails

We believe freedom is in the great outdoors. But if we don’t step up, our trails die out. Let’s protect our gateways to adventure. Join us in action and advocacy.

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Visit Us

Our breweries are craft beer getaways: artisan food, live music, brewhouse tours, outdoor lounging. And since beer’s better with friends, who’s coming with you?

Locations

CA

Chico

Brewery

Beneath our towering copper kettles are the roots of American craft beer. This is where flavor turned a corner and never looked back. If you smell hops, you’re close.

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CA

Berkeley

Torpedo Room

Mixed in with Fourth Street’s busy shops, the Torpedo Room is our neighborhood hangout that brings our brewery spirit to the San Francisco Bay Area.

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NC

Mills River

Brewery

Our East Coast location is a jaw-dropping retreat off the beaten path. The half-mile driveway carves through forest to reveal our hidden home—part brewery, part park.

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Hop Harvest Festival

The Hop Harvest Festival, in its fifth year, showcases the best hop-forward brews of the harvest season.

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