Dream Lake iced over - RMNP

County Offices, Courts, and the Landfill will all be closed on Monday, May 30, 2016 for the Memorial Day Holiday. Critical services at Larimer County are not disrupted by closures.


Red Feather Lakes Transfer Station

Red Feather Lakes Transfer Station


The Red Feather Lakes Transfer Station is located on Red Feather Lakes Road. Enter through the U.S. Forest Service entrance between Parvin and West Lakes.


November through April: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. the first Saturday of each month
May through October: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Saturday

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

Additional Information

A container for recycling is available here.

The Red Feather Lakes Transfer Station accepts household trash only. Items must be 4 feet x 4 feet or smaller. It 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.

This transfer station accepts only cash or checks. Credit cards are not accepted. 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: Dream Lake frozen over in Rocky Mountain National Park by Bryce Bradford. All rights reserved.