Changing Aspen Leaves - RMNP

Larimer County Offices, Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are all closed on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015.
County Offices are also closed on Friday, November 27 while the Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are open. Critical services at Larimer County will not be disrupted by this closure.


Berthoud Transfer Station

Berthoud Transfer Station


The Berthoud Transfer Station is located south of Highway 56 off County Line Road, east of the gun club. Coming from Berthoud, go east on Highway 56 and turn south on County Line Road. Travel about 1/2 mile and turn east on the first gravel road. The transfer station is on the south side of the road.

The property is owned by the Town of Berthoud, but the site is operated by Larimer County.


9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays

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

Additional Information

A container for recycling is available here.

The Berthoud Transfer Station cannot accept large items such as sofas or large wire spools. Tree branches four feet or shorter are accepted. Longer branches are not accepted. It also does not accept appliances containing refrigerants. These items should be taken to the Larimer County Landfill.

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

*Unsecured loads subject to double fee.
*No commercial waste accepted.
*Volumes are rounded to the nearest whole number (1.49 = 1 cubic yard; 1.5 = 2 cubic yards).

Background Image: Changing Aspen Leaves in Rocky Mountain National Park by Jeremy Hollis. All rights reserved.