Club Ned: Cannabis Sanctuary

Club Ned: Cannabis Sanctuary

Spend 20 minutes smoking a few bowls and chatting with me and the owners of Club Ned, Colorado’s first legal cannabis club; and a rare place it is. There is but one legal cannabis club in all of Denver and Boulder.  Colorado Springs is home to a few public smoking houses, and somehow I trust that the near prohibition against cannabis clubs in Colorado’s largest cities will someday end for an avalanche of good reasons, but until then I drove 18 miles up Boulder canyon to the town of Nederland, home of the state’s first legal cannabis club, Club Ned.

As an out of town visitor, I wished for a place to smoke and share some delectable wax I purchased in Boulder, safely, legally, so I pushed a doorbell button on a wooden gate, and David Fanelli emerged from an adjacent building to let me in, and soon David’s wife Cheryl joined us at a long wooden table where we smoked and chatted … where there is segue music, with three obvious exceptions, I matched the music to the song playing on the radio … the club is strictly bring your own cannabis, but have a listen to this carefully mixed, stereophonic audio file and join us for a legal public smoke in one of the rarest spots in the United States … 20:10 …