New Mexico shares the southern border of Colorado, and has the highest count of medical and recreational marijuana dispensaries sharing a Colorado bordering State. Some notable towns include Alamosa, Cortez, Durango, Garland, Mancos, Pagosa, San Luis, and Trinidad. Here is an insiders guide to the closest Colorado Marijuana Dispensaries to the New Mexico Border.
Closest Mairjuana Dispensary to New Mexico : Alamosa, CO
The city of Alamosa, CO, gateway to the Great Sandunes. At the time of this article, the city of Alamosa has banned all recreational marijuana in Alamosa County and has 1 medical marijuana marijuana dispensary. Unless you have a medical marijuana card, we suggest another town.
Closest Colorado Mairjuana Dispensary to New Mexico : Cortez, CO
Cortez, is located in the far southwestern corner of Colorado in the area referred to as the Four Corners Area, being the point where Colorado, Utah, Arizona, and New Mexico meet. Cortez Colorado is host to numerous archeological, natural attractions and recreational sports.
- Medicine Man : Cortez, CO | Recreational
- The Herbal Alternative : Cortez, CO | Medical Only
- True Earth : Cortez, CO | Medical Only
Located in southwestern Colorado, a short drive from the four corners, is Durango, Colorado. Durango features numerous lodging and entertainment opportunities that feature something for the even the most discerning tastes. Durango is Colorado’s year-round playground! In the spring and summer, hike through fields of Colorado wildflowers, mountain bike endless miles of Colorado bike trails and raft the waters of the Animas River.
- Sante Alternative Wellness : Durango, CO | Medical
- Animas Herbal Wellness Center : Durango, CO | Medical
- Durango Organics and Wellness Center : Durango, CO | Medical & Recreational
- Acme Healing Center : Durango, CO | Medical
- MHS : Durango, CO | Medical
- Colorado Grow Company : Durango, CO
Closest Colorado Mairjuana Dispensary to New Mexico : Garland, CO
Fort Garland is referred to as the “Gateway to the San Luis Valley”, located on US 160 between Alamosa & Walsenburg. Fort Garland has a business district with two motels, several restaurants, campgrounds, multiple shops including a couple marijuana dispensaries.
Closest Colorado Mairjuana Dispensary to New Mexico : Mancos, CO
Mancos is located in southwest Colorado, between Durango and Cortez on US 160. It is five miles east of the entrance to Mesa Verde National Park, and about 40 miles northeast of the Four Corners Monument. Mancos is located along the San Juan Skyway, part of the Colorado Scenic Byways program. It is served by US 160 from Durango or Cortez, and by CO 184 from Telluride and Dolores. It is about a four hour drive from Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Closest Colorado Mairjuana Dispensary to New Mexico : Pagosa Springs, CO
Pagosa Springs is located in the Colorado Sunbelt, just 35 miles north of the New Mexico border and along the Western slope of the Continental Divide. Located within the San Juan National Forest amid the majestic San Juan Mountains, Pagosa Springs offers visitors a rich geological and cultural history to explore. Known for its world-famous hot springs, “Pagosah” is the Southwestern Ute word for “healing waters”. While at the time of this article, Pagosa Springs bans recreational marijuana dispensaries, there are two dispensaries located just outside city limits.
- Pagosa Organic Therapeutics : Pagosa Springs, CO | Medical & Recreational
- Good Earth Meds : Pagosa Springs, CO | Medical
Closest Colorado Mairjuana Dispensary to New Mexico : San Luis, CO
Situated in south central Colorado, not far from the New Mexico border, lies San Luis, CO, the oldest town in Colorado. The town is most famous for its Stations of the Cross, a string of bronze statues climbing the mesa adjacent to town. Each station represents a moment during the crucifixion of Christ, and the locale is popular with Christian visitors each Easter. At the time of this article, San Luis, CO and has 1 medical marijuana marijuana dispensary. Unless you have a medical marijuana card, we suggest another town.
Closest Colorado Mairjuana Dispensary to New Mexico : Trinidad, CO
The city of Trinidad lies 13 miles north of the New Mexico border. Trinidad’s public green spaces are second to none for a town of its size. In addition to a world-class skatepark, radical disc golf course, an aquatic center and a riverwalk, four public parks offer bocce ball, fishing, fountain-romping, running trails, and sports fields as well as a historic bandshell for public concerts.
- The Green Soloution : Trinidad, CO | Recreational
- Peaceful Herbs, LTD. : Trinidad, CO | Recreational
- Trinidad’s Higher Calling U : Trinidad, CO | Recreational
- Faragosi Farms : Trinidad, CO | Recreational
Understand Colorado Marijuana Laws
While legal, recreational marijuana use does have its restrictions, be sure to familiarize yourself with Colorado marijuana laws. If your 21 or older, you can buy up to an ounce of cannabis at a licensed store with a Colorado ID, if you are not a resident you can buy a quarter ounce with a state ID. Colorado marijuana laws are ever changing keep up to date… and never bring cannabis products out of the state.
Understand the Product
Take the time to speak with your dispensary representative, they will give you guidance as to the effects of your cannabis product, and the suggested dosage to take.