Alaskan Thunderfuck is a powerful sativa that’ll leave you euphoric, focused and ready to tackle myriad daytime tasks. Medical marijuana patients enjoy this cannabis strain for its uplifting effects that can help with depression, fatigue and pain.
Hailing from Alaska’s Matanuska Valley, Alaskan Thunderfuck (sometimes called ATF) is said to be a cross between a Northern California sativa, Russian cannabis variety and Afghani—though in the cannabis world it’s anyone’s guess. You may have also heard this marijuana strain referred to by its various other names like: Matanuska Thunderfuck and Matanuska Tundra.
This cannabis strain has large fluffy buds with a thick blanket of trichomes—a nod to a THC content that can be as high as 23%. If you’re into stinky cannabis, you may want to give Alaskan Thunderfuck a try—ammonia, pine, skunky and menthol are all words that are used to describe this marijuana strain.
A great daytime strain, Alaskan Thunderfuck provides a creeping, potent cerebral high—whether these effects are used for deep introspection, cleaning the house or creative endeavors is up to the consumer. Folks often say this cannabis strain makes them talkative, making it a good fit for social gatherings or a night out.
Alaskan Thunderfuck is popular in the medical marijuana community because it can medicate consumers without completely debilitating them. Those with depression, fatigue and stress may find relief with this cannabis strain. It’s also a good choice for those looking to stimulate their appetite. If you’re prone to panic attacks or anxiety, you may want to steer clear of Alaskan Thunderfuck—its cerebral highs might be over the top.