Pricey Stoner: Why is it so arduous to search out authorized weed west of Denver? Each time I need to refill earlier than I’m going mountain climbing or come dwelling from the mountains, it’s unimaginable to search out.

Pricey Sprint: As a result of many of the cities west of Denver are squares about weed, man. The constitutional modification that legalized leisure cannabis in Colorado allowed cities and counties to ban dispensaries in the event that they selected. As we get shut to 6 years of leisure legalization on this state, there are nonetheless extra cities that ban cannabis gross sales than people who permit them.


Silver Stem, like all dispensaries in Littleton, Lakewood, Golden and Morrison, is for medical sufferers solely.

Scott Lentz

In the event you’re on the western fringe of town or driving on I-70 towards the mountains, you then’re in all probability passing although some mixture of  Littleton, Lakewood, Golden, Morrison and Evergreen. All of these cities (and all of unincorporated Jefferson County, for that matter) presently ban leisure gross sales, although a number of of them have medical dispensaries. Simply add weed to your mountain climbing guidelines, together with water and sunscreen, and refill earlier than you allow town. It’s often cheaper in Denver anyway.

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