Solid Waste Cost Calculator

Residential cars, SUVs, passenger vans, pickup trucks, and cargo trucks will be charged a flat fee.

Use this form to estimate how much it will cost to dispose of your regular loose waste at the Larimer County Landfill if your waste is not in a non-commercial vehicle mentioned above.

Below, enter the measurement in feet of your trash (not the container you are hauling with) and click Calculate Cost.

 

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Unsecured loads are subject to double fees at all locations. Volumes are rounded to the nearest whole number. (1.49 = 1 cubic yard, 1.5 = 2 cubic yards)

Larimer County Landfill

Waste Type

2021 Fee

2021 State Surcharge + Fee

2021 Total Fee

Flat fee: cars, SUVs, passenger vans
Non-commercial only

$9.91

$10 car
($9.91 + surcharge)

Flat fee: pickup trucks, cargo vans
(no vertical side planks, top of cab)
Non-commercial only

$19.82

18¢

$20 truck
($19.82 + surcharge)

Loose waste: <1,000 lbs per cubic yard, 2 cubic yard minimum

$8 per cubic yard 9¢ per car
18¢ per truck
65¢ per CY commercial

$8 per cubic yard + CO surcharge, 2 cubic yard minimum

Green Waste flat fee: cars
(no trash)

$5 

no surcharge $5

Green Waste flat fee: pickup
(no trash)

$10

no surcharge $10
Green Waste <1000 lbs per cubic yard $7 per cubic yard no surcharge $7 per cubic yard

Compacted

$9.85 per cubic yard 65¢ per CY commercial  $9.85 per cubic yard + CO surcharge
Rubble: >1,000 lbs per cubic yard
(non-friable asbestos, asphalt, asphalt shingles, tree trunks, concrete, dirt, sludge, and other materials)
$20.35 per cubic yard 9¢ per car
18¢ per truck
65¢ per CY commercial
$20.35 per cubic yard + CO surcharge
Animal carcasses $15 per 100 lbs 9¢ per car
18¢ per truck
35¢ per CY commercial
$15 per 100 lbs + CO surcharge
Appliances with freon   $31 each recycled - no surcharge          $31 each           
Car bodies (tires and fluids removed)           $85 each            recycled - no surcharge          $85 each           

Recycling Whole Tires

Larimer County reserves the right to limit the number of tires recycled at once. 9 is the maximum number allowed per trip by State Law.

  • Auto and light truck (up to 16.5" rim diameter): $6 per tire, with rim $10   
  • Truck and light industrial (17" to 24" rim diameter): $8.50 per tire, with rim $12.50    
  • Tractor (larger than 24" rim diameter): $31 per tire, with rim $35    
  • Heavy equipment (larger than 36" rim diameter): $72 per tire, with rim $76

Wellington & Red Feather Residential Convenience Centers

No tires or commercial waste accepted at these locations.

Waste Type

2021 Fee

2021 State Surcharge

2021 Total Fee

Minimum load less than 1/2 cubic yard $9.71 per vehicle 9¢ per car, 18¢ per truck $9.80 per car
$9.89 per truck

Loose waste

$13.13 per cubic yard 9¢ per car, 18¢ per truck $13.13 cubic yard + CO surcharge

Estes Park Transfer Station

No tires accepted at this location. Commercial recycling customers will pay for recyclables the same fee as trash.

Waste Type

2021 Fee

2021 State Surcharge + Fees

2021 Total Fee

Minimum load less than 1/2 cubic yard $10.45 each 9¢ per car or 18¢ per truck $10.54 per car
$10.63 per truck

Loose waste

$17.10 per cubic yard 9¢ per car, 18¢ per truck, or 65¢ commercial $17.10 per cubic yard + CO surcharge

Commercial compacted

$20.40 per cubic yard 65¢ $21.05 per cubic yard + CO surcharge
Rock, rubble, etc. $38.42 per cubic yard 9¢ per car, 18¢ per truck, or 65¢ commercial $38.42 per cubic yard + CO surcharge