Solid Waste

Solid Waste Department

Updated Holiday Time Schedule for Thanksgiving week, November 21st to November 26th, 2022. 

The Landfill will be open Monday and Tuesday 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM, Wednesday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Closed Thursday and Friday. Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. 

Transfer Stations will have their normal hours, but closed on Thursday and Friday. 

Main Landfill

Phone: 970-264-5605
 
Location:
 9179 CR 500
 Pagosa Springs, CO 81147

Hours of Operation:
Monday - 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Tuesday - 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Wednesday - CLOSED
Thursday - 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Friday - 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Saturday - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

 

 
 

Pagosa Transfer Station

Phone: 970-264-3311
 
Location: 
2140 CR 500
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
 
Hours of Operation:
Tuesday - Saturday
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM 


Arboles Transfer Station

Phone: 970-883-2644
 
Location: 
95 CR 973
Arboles, CO 81147
 
Hours of Operation:
Friday and Saturday
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

                                                            Cash or Check Only

Click HERE for Recycling Information.


 SECURE ITEMS FOR TRANSPORT.

Solid waste conveyed to any facility within Archuleta County must be covered or secured in such a manner that the waste cannot be scattered upon the streets. FINES will be assessed to all uncovered or unsecured loads. 


ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED AT ANY FACILITY - Because of stringent federal, state, and county regulations, the following materials cannot be accepted at Archuleta County Landfill sites:

  • Freon containing appliances without documentation of proper disposal. 
  • Hazardous waste in any form: Fluorescent Lamps, Lead Acid and Rechargeable Batteries, Unwanted Medications, Etc. 
  • Liquids, Used Oil, Chemicals, Pesticides, Fuels, Anti-freeze, Household Hazardous Waste, Contaminated Soil, etc. 
  • Friable Asbestos
  • Tires
  • Car Bodies, Trailers, or other Vehicles Requiring Licenses
  • Burning Trash, Hot Barrels or Ashes
 Click here for the full County Fee Schedule. (and a larger view).
Landfill Fee Schedule 11-15-22 Transfer Station Fee Schedule 11-15-22