Timberline Recycling Center#
The City of Fort Collins’ Timberline Recycling Center accepts both everyday recyclables (bottles, cans, cardboard etc.) and hard-to-recycle materials such as electronics, batteries, motor oil, wood waste and more.
COVID-19 Impacts on the Timberline Recycling Center
The Timberline Recycling Center, both the Everyday Recyclables Yard and Hard-to-Recycle Materials Yard are open for regular business hours. During this time the following will be in place:
- Face coverings are required by all visitors
- Visitors should follow health guidelines for physical distancing; remain 6 ft apart at all times and avoid gathering in groups
- Visitation is highest during the weekend. For fewer crowds, come mid-week.
Staff are closely monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak and will post closures and changes in hours of operation as they arise.
Everyday Recyclables Yard
Accepts everyday recyclables such as bottles, cans, cardboard, and glass, as well as plastic bags.
Free of charge to recycle.
Open seven days/week
During daylight hours
Hard-to-Recycle Materials Yard
Accepts hard-to-recycle materials including electronics, batteries, paint, motor oil, and more.
$5 entry fee applies plus additional fees for some materials.
Closed Sundays, Mondays & Holidays
Open Tuesday – Saturday
8 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Passionate about recycling and waste reduction?
Recycling Ambassadors help visitors at the Timberline Recycling Center, support recycling education and outreach at local events and help research local recycling options.
Mulch Pick Up
Mulch generated from City of Fort Collins Forestry operations is available on a first-come-first served basis for Fort Collins community members. Please limit use to one truckload per day and plan to load mulch themselves. Mulch is subject to availability, there is not a set delivery schedule.