Colorado marijuana tourism company launches after pot legalization

By John Ingold
The Denver Post

Hash maker Garrett Pearson demonstrates how shatter hash is smoked. He uses a high-pressure lab oven for heating after using “BHO” butane hash oil extraction. My 420 Tours plans to have a hash class as part of its 4/20 vacation package.(Joe Amon, The Denver Post)

Welcome to canna-ful Colorado.

Two Denver entrepreneurs with ties to the medical-marijuana industry have started the nation’s first marijuana tourism company. For several hundred bucks — prices vary betweenVIP and economy levels— My 420 Tours will pick visitors up at the airport, connect them to a pot-friendly hotel, set up hash-making demonstrations and dispensary-grow tours, and provide them with tickets to cannabis-themed events and concerts. The company’s first package is built around April 20, a date cannabis enthusiasts regard as a holiday known as 4/20.

The tour company is pitching the collection of concerts, conventions and parties surrounding 4/20 in Denver asWorld Cannabis Week.

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