John Baxter, the county’s attorney who filed the injunction request, confirmed the decision to The Denver Post, but declined to say much more.
“I don’t have a comment on it,” he said.
The Cortez Journal first reported the judge’s decision. The newspaper says complaints from more than two dozen neighbors prompted the request for an injunction.
Stoner is a townsite that lies on Colorado 145 about 65 miles northwest of Durango.
Event organizer Chris Jetter, of Aurora, told The Denver Post he was prepared for the decision and had already relocated his private, invitation-only marijuana smoking competition.
“We’re not disclosing the location,” Jetter said. “The only people that will see the actual location will be registered invitees.”