Recreational marijuana sales start Wednesday morning in Steamboat Springs
January 7, 2014
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.