Larimer County Mountain pass in Summer

Estes Park Transfer Station

Estes Park Transfer Station


The Estes Park Transfer Station is located at 455 Elm Road in Estes Park. The transfer station is at the site of the old Estes Park Landfill, which was closed by Larimer County in 1984. The Town of Estes Park owns the site and Waste Management, Inc. operates it under contract with Larimer County.


8 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from October 1 through April 30. See Holiday Schedule.

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday in May and September

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday in June, July and August

For Estes Park Transfer Station only; We will remain open during regular business hours through December 24th and on Dec 31st.

Call (970) 498-5770 for 24-hour information.

Additional Information

Household hazardous wastes like pesticides, paint thinners and cleaners must be taken to the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility at the Larimer County Landfill.

Checks are not accepted at the transfer station. All waste, regardless of type, size or weight - even trash in plastic bags - must be completely enclosed with a cover and secured to your vehicle. This policy is strictly enforced. Uncovered loads are charged double fees. Waste from outside Larimer County is charged 2 1/2 times the in-county fees.

Current Fees

Acceptable Recycling

*Volumes are rounded to the nearest whole number (1.49 = 1 cubic yard; 1.5 = 2 cubic yards).

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