Landfill and Recycling

Montrose Recycle Center

1901 6450 Road (east of Montrose airport)
Open hours: Monday-Saturday 8 am to 4 pm
Closed on Sunday and during high wind warnings.

Citizens must sort recyclables as follows and place them in the appropriate roll-off container:

  • Glass
  • Cardboard
  • Paper
  • Plastic, tin cans, aluminum

The Montrose Recycling Guide provides a listing of area businesses and organizations that provide recycling services for a wide variety of materials including automotive fluids, electronics, batteries, textiles, and other materials. The City of Montrose Recycling Services can be found here.


Tarping your landfill loadsPhoto of tarped trailer

Landfill Information

East end

Operating Hours:
Summer hours March 1st to October 31st: Monday - Friday 7am-5pm and Saturday 8am-4pm. Closed on Sundays.
Winter hours November 1st to February 28th: Monday - Saturday 8am to 4pm Closed on Sundays.

Address: 67999 Landfill Rd, Montrose, CO

Waste Management of Colorado, Inc. (970) 249-8078

Montrose Landfill Fees

West End Solid Waste Transfer Stations

Operating Hours: 
March 1st - October 31st: Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 8am - 5pm
November 1st - February 28th: 8am - 4pm

26745 AA Rd., Nucla (2 miles West and 1 mile North of Nucla)

Nucla Transfer Station Fees 2023


Operating Hours: 
1st and 3rd Saturday of each month
8am - 12pm

7300 U Rd Paradox (3/4 miles North and 1.3 miles East of Paradox)


Paradox Transfer Station Fees 2023