Smoke in the Eagle River Valley

Smoke in the Eagle River Valley is coming in from fires to the west. For more information, visit

If smoke is thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease, respiratory illnesses, the very young, and the elderly. 

Solid Waste & Recycling

Contact Us

  • Phone: 970-328-3470
    Fax: 970-328-3466

    Solid Waste and Recycling
    P.O. Box 473
    Wolcott, CO  81655-0473 

    815 Ute Creek Road
    Wolcott, CO  81655 



Location and Directions to the Facility

The household hazardous waste facility is located two miles north of Wolcott (Exit #157), off Highway 131, at the Eagle County Landfill . Directions to the facility are as follows:

  • Turn right from Highway 131 (just past the two mile marker) onto County Road 49 (Ute Creek Road)
  • Follow road about a mile until it forks, then take the left fork 
  • When you pass the second gate, make a right
  • You will see a sign for the household hazardous waste facility