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Recreational marijuana sales start Wednesday morning in Steamboat Springs

Rocky Mountain Remedies co-owner Kevin Fisher talks about the security protocols Tuesday at his new retail marijuana facility as Steamboat Springs Police Chief Joel Rae

Consumer tips

Heading out to buy recreational marijuana at Rocky Mountain Remedies? Here are a few things to keep in mind:

■ Sales and possession are limited to adults 21 and older.

■ Marijuana cannot be consumed or smoked in public.

■ Those who are caught smoking or consuming it in public can be ticketed by police.

■ Colorado residents can buy an ounce; visitors can buy a quarter of an ounce.

■ Drivers who are impaired by marijuana can be arrested for driving under the influence of drugs.

■ Most lodging properties here do not allow smoking of any kind on the premises, including in shared places such as pools and hot tubs.

■ If you are unsure about the legality of smoking on rented private property, ask the landlord about smoking policies.