Hi, I’m Rocky the Recycling Robot, an easy to use directory to help residents and visitors of Summit County learn where to recycle, compost, or dispose of various materials in Summit County. It’s simple, just input the item you are looking to get rid of in the search bar, and we’ll tell you what to do with it. Remember, this information is intended primarily to facilitate the recycling of materials generated by households.
Summit County Recycling Drop-Off Centers
Summit County recycling drop-off centers are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All materials recycled at the drop-off centers end up at the Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) located at the Summit County Resource Allocation Park (SCRAP, aka landfill) in Keystone, where they are sorted, baled, and shipped all over the United States to be made into new products. Questions? Call us at (970) 668-5703.
The Summit County Recycling Program collects over 20 types of materials at the free drop off centers:
Breckenridge Recycling Center | Open 24 hours a day
284 Coyne Valley Rd., Breckenridge, CO 80424
Frisco Recycling Center | Open 24 hours a day
221 Peak One Blvd., Frisco, CO 80443
Dillon Recycling Center | Open 24 hours a day
275 Lake Dillon Dr., Dillon, CO 80435
Summit Cove Trailers (ON HOLD – SUMMER CONSTRUCTION) | Available only the first full week (Mon – Sun) of every month
727 Cove Blvd., Dillon, CO 80435
Questions? Call the Recycling Hotline: 970-668-5703
Materials accepted at the free drop-off centers include, mixed paper, No. 1 Pete plastic bottles, No. 2 HDPE plastic bottles, mixed metal containers, cardboard & paperboard, mixed glass, clear glass, batteries, used motor oil, and scrap metal. Check the Summit County Drop-off Centers Recycling Guide for answers to your questions.
BAGGED RECYCLABLES ARE NOT ACCEPTED. WHEN IN DOUBT, KEEP IT OUT!