In The News
Humboldt Cannabis Tours partnered with the national news producer MSNBC the day before the people of California voted overwhelmingly to allow and regulate recreational cannabis use. There is some drone footage of a state of the art greenhouse set on a beautiful hillside in Humboldt County. This features Humboldt Cannabis Tours founder Matt Kurth showing off an ounce of Humboldt's most famous export, the best cannabis in the world.
The Weed Country Road Trip
"California's so-called Emerald Triangle - Trinity, Humboldt, and Mendocino counties — stands to become a luxury destination for weed lovers, the Napa Valley of pot. So this could be your last chance to experience the region's raw beauty and weird hippie-outlaw vibe before it changes forever............"
The Emerald Tribune
Envisioning the Future of Cannabis Tourism
"I’m Matt Kurth, and I run Humboldt Cannabis Tours. I’ve led tours of Humboldt County cannabis businesses for major organizations like CNN, PBS, and the National Cannabis Industry Association. I studied recreation administration in school, and I worked as a river guide on ........."
Our amazing local community radio station covers developments in the cannabis tourism permitting process in Humboldt County. Matt Kurth, the founder of Humboldt Cannabis Tours, speaks about the process of working with the county to develop a regional cannabis tourism industry.
Creating Humboldt County’s Marijuana Tourism Market
By Will Houston October 17, 2016
"For Matt Kurth, the essentials of life have come through his love of the outdoors and organic gardening. And cannabis......."
Interview with Humboldt Cannabis Tours founder Matt Kurth
Arcata Officials Discuss Transition into ‘Cannabiz’
By Natalya Estrada December 2, 2016
"The Arcata Economic Development Committee met on Wednesday to discuss how the city will accommodate cannabis-related businesses through a presentation by the Humboldt Cannabis Chamber of Commerce....."
Humboldt County Reacts as Marijuana Prohibition Ends in California
By Will Houston November 8, 2016
"California’s 103-year-old prohibition on recreational marijuana appears to be at an end. Preliminary election results Tuesday night showed the marijuana legalization measure Proposition 64 passing with a comfortable 56 percent of the vote statewide.............."
This is a collection of reactions from community to the legalization of cannabis in California. Matt Kurth, founder of Humboldt Cannabis tours is quoted
"A letter from the owner of a business that seeks to provide 'educational and fun cannabis-themed tours of the Emerald Triangle' has motivated the county to explore how such operations should be licensed..........."