There’s Colorado, and then there’s Aspen. Founded as a mining town about 140 years ago, Aspen has since morphed into a wealthy, world-famous ski resort.

During the winter months, the town sees its population swell with celebrities, die-hard ski bums, the very, very rich, and the service workers who attend to them all.

Even after the winter holidays, the area continues to attract tourists from all over the world with summer events like the annual Food & Wine Classic.

It’s a unique environment that, love it or hate it, has its own laid-back, pleasure dome vibe. And that unique vibe extends to Aspen’s recreational cannabis culture.

Click here to read the complete article

Bruce Kennedy ~ Leafly.com

Recent News Articles

Sunday August 18

Weed From Well-Known Lifestyle Brands Is Next Stage of Legal Cannabis

in Shopping

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

In July, to commemorate their first anniversary, a Colorado couple in their 30s wanted a…

157 hits

Monday August 19

Top Trending Cannabis Strains for College-Aged Consumers

in Cannabis News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

In some places, the legal age to consume cannabis is 18 with a medical card;…

522 hits

Monday August 19

‘The system is swamped.’ Canada can’t keep up with requests to study cannabis

in Medical News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The Canadian government is scrambling to respond to a glut of license applications for cannabis…

331 hits

Tuesday August 20

Wasn’t the DEA Going to Let Others Grow Research-Grade Cannabis?

in Science

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Arizona-based researcher Dr. Sue Sisley is spearheading an extraordinary lawsuit against the U.S. Drug Enforcement…

163 hits

Tuesday August 20

California’s legal marijuana will outsell the black market in 5 years, forecast says

in U.S. News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

California’s black market for marijuana still rakes in more cash than the state’s legal cannabis…

165 hits