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16550 Hwy 285
Salida, CO  81201


Monday - Saturday
8 am - 3:30 pm

No vehicles allowed after 
3:30 pm.
  All loads must be
unloaded by 4 pm


Landfill Fees

Chaffee County Landfill Dump Fee Charges           

Effective 04/01/2021 - see Resolution 2021-28

The Landfill accepts credit cards for charges of $10.00 or more.  Processing fees applies: $0 to $50.00 is $2.00; $51.00 to $100 is $2.50; and $2.50 for each additional $100.00.

Price Categories                                                                                            
In-County is trash generated in Chaffee County                                       
Out-of-County is trash hauled from other counties.

Until April 1st, 2021, Construction Dirt or Yard Waste/Brush and Concrete dump fees are $26/ton, and bagged household trash is $2/bag, for in-county users.

Also Accepted:
Empty propane tanks (small green) from BBQ grills.  Propane tanks must be empty.  No out-of-County.

Paint cans must be either empty or paint must be dry.  No lids on paint cans.

Oil drums must be empty and tops cut off.

Minimum Fee - $10.00 in County; $20.00 Out-of-County.

• No hazardous materials accepted at this landfill
• No hot/smoldering trash accepted
• No refrigerators, freezers or units with freon
• No automobiles accepted
• No asphalt/pavement 
• No rummaging

Pipe and Wire
Must be cut to 8 ft. or smaller.  No out-of-County.

Right to Refuse
Chaffee County reserves the right to refuse any or all trash.


Customer Proof of Residency Policy

In-County Customers:
Acceptable proof can be in the form of a driver's license or photo identification card.

Out-of-County Customers who own property in Chaffee County:
Acceptable proof can be in the form of a driver's license or photo identification card and a property ownership document from the county treasurer's office.

All Other Customers:
Prices will be at the out-of-county rates for dumping.

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