Article written by Annie Zak for Alaska Dispatch News here.
To Keith Crocker, it’s clear marijuana could be the logical next step in pushing Juneau’s tourism industry to a higher level.
That’s why he and business partner Mitchell Knottingham created Juneau Cannabis Tours.
Their idea — to give tours of Alaska’s new marijuana industry in action — is a glimpse into a potential new piece of the state’s visitor economy.
Some Alaskans are mulling the idea of starting up marijuana tourism companies, while others already have business licenses, but all seem to be biding their time until more commercial marijuana licenses are approved later this year.