Yellowhead County Sites

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Bear Lake – Transfer Site

Location:location-bearlake
NE 03-55-15-W5
From Edson: Turn North off HWY 16 onto RR 171 (Weyerhaeuser Rd.). Follow RR 171 for approximately 2 km to HWY 748 (Bear Lake Road). Turn East onto HWY 748. Go 25 km to TWP 550A. Transfer site is on the left. From Peers: Turn North off HWY 16 onto HWY 32. Follow HWY 32 past Peers. Turn left onto HWY 748 (Bear Lake Road). Go 12.4 km to TWP 550A. Transfer site is on the right.

Hours:
Sunday 10-6 and Tuesday 12-4

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Brule – Transfer Site

Location:location-hattonford4
SE 22-50-27-W5
Turn North off HWY 16 onto HWY 40 to Grande Cache. Turn left onto Brule Road. Transfer site is 16 km on the left.

Hours:
Tuesday 12-8, Thursday 4-8, and Saturday 12-8

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Cadomin – Transfer Site

Location:
NE 22-47-23-W5
From Robb: Take HWY 47 South from Robb. Go 8.8 km and turn right at Cadomin turn off onto HWY 40 North. Stay on HWY 40 North for 26 km. Transfer station is on the left. From Hinton: Turn off HWY 16 onto HWY 40 South (left). Stay on HWY 40 South for 50 km. At the T intersection turn left towards Robb. Stay on this road for 4.8 km. Transfer station is on the right.

Hours:
Sunday 2-8, Wednesday 2-6 and Saturday 10-6

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Entrance – Transfer Site

Location:
NW 01-51-26-W5
Turn North off HWY 16 onto Hwy 40 towards Grande Cache. Turn right off HWY 40 at the turn off to the Hinton/Entrance Airport (TWP 510A). Go 50 meters and take the right fork in the road. Continue another 500 meters to the transfer station on the left.

Hours:
Wednesday 2-6 and Saturday 10-6

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries

Evansburg – Recycling Trailer

Location:
Recycling trailer located at Evansburg Arena

Hours:
24 hours/day – 7 days per week.

• There are bins for a number of paper, plastics and other materials. Trailer is in place year round with 24 (hrs per day) X 7 (days per week) access.
• Recycle your yard waste. A bin for grass, leaves and vegetable garden waste is available on site from May to September.

Hattonford – Transfer Site

Location:location-hattonford7
NW 10-55-12-W5
Turn North off HWY 16 onto RR 130 (main entrance into Niton Junction). Stay on RR 130 up to TWP 552. Transfer station on the left. Please note RR 130 will change to RR 125A, 124 and 123. Transfer site’s actual location is RR 123 and TWP 552.

Hours:
Thursday 12-4 and Friday 8-4

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Mackay – Transfer Site

Location:
SW 32-53-11-W5
Turn N off of Hwy 16 onto Hwy 751. Drive 1 km north and turn left onto Twp Road 535A – site is at end of gravel.

Hours:
Sunday 10-2 and Wednesday 12-4

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Marlboro – Transfer Site

Location:
NW 07-53-19-W5
Turn North off HWY 16 onto RR 195A into Marlboro. At first “Lakeside Store” sign follow road to the left. At store, road turns right and runs parallel to the lake (gravel road). Follow road 1.5 km to transfer station on the right.

Hours:
Tuesday 12-4, Thursday 4-8 and Saturday12-8

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes
• Scrap metal, tires, appliances, and vehicle hulks

Niton – Transfer Site

Location:
NW 36-53-13-W5
Turn North off of HWY 16 onto RR 131. Follow gravel road North to the end and the Transfer Station is on the right.

Hours:
Sunday 3-7, Tuesday 12-4, Friday 8-4

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes
• Some scrap metals

Niton

Location:
Location is at Niton Hall. Turn North on Range Road 130 of Highway 16. Go 1 km. It’s on the west side of road in Community Hall parking area. 24-hour access.

Hours:
24-Hour Access

Acceptable Items:Recycle-Sign-Niton-thumb
• Office Paper
• Old Corrugated Cardboard
• Low Grade Paper
• Newspaper
• Magazines
• Clear Glass
• Tin Cans

Obed – Transfer Site

Location:
NW 25-52-23-W5
Take HWY 16 56 km West from Edson. Go past RR 224A (Obed Hamlet) an extra 6.0 km. Transfer site is just off HWY 16 on the South side

Hours:
Monday 4-8 and Wednesday 1-9

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Overlander – Transfer Site

Location:
NW 29-49-26-W5
Take HWY 16 West of Hinton to Folding Mountain Resort (campground on left). Go an extra .5 km and turn right off HWY 16. This gravel road does a hairpin towards the East. Follow gravel road 2.3 km to transfer site on right.

Hours:
Sunday 12-4 and Wednesday 4-8

Acceptable Items:

• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Parkcourt – Transfer Site

Location:
SE 35-54-08-W5
Turn North off HWY 16 onto RR 75 (this is the entrance off HWY 16 to Evansburg). Follow RR 75 up to TWP 544. Turn left onto TWP 544. Go West and turn right onto RR 81. Follow RR 81 North up to transfer on the left.

Hours:
Site opened Sunday 12:00 to 8:00, Wednesday 10:00 to 6:00 pm and Friday 12:00 to 8:00pm

Acceptable items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper/Cardboard etc.)
• Used paint containers and pain aerosol cans
• Used e-waste (computers, monitors, printers and fax machines)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products & Compostable Yard Wastes
• Empty triple rinsed pesticide and herbicide containers
• Scrap metal
• Tires
• Appliances
• Vehicle hulks
• Agricultural plastic
• Paint

Peers

Location:
Location at the Peers Multiplex. 24-hour access.

Hours:
24-Hour Access

Acceptable Items:Recycle-Sign-Niton-thumb
• Office Paper
• Old Corrugated Cardboard
• Low Grade Paper
• Newspaper
• Magazines
• Clear Glass
• Tin Cans

Peers – Transfer Site

Location:
NW 10-54-14-W5
Turn North off of HWY 16 onto HWY 32. Go 6.8 km and turn right onto TWP 542. Follow gravel road to the transfer site on the left.

Hours:
Monday 9-1, Wednesday 2-6, and Saturday 11-7

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes
• Construction and demolition rubble
• Agricultural Plastics
• Scrap metal, tires, appliances, and vehicle hulks
• Empty triple rinsed pesticide and herbicide containers
• Paint
• used e-waste (computers, monitors, printers and fax machines)

Pinedale – Transfer Site

Location:
SE 29-53-15-W5
Turn North off HWY 16 onto RR 154. Go approximately 2.5 km to first intersection TWP 534. Transfer site is first left past intersection.

Hours:
Monday 2-6, Wednesday 9-1 and Saturday 11-7

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes

Robb – Transfer Site

Location:location-hattonford5
SW 23-49-21-W5
Turn left off HWY 16 onto HWY 47 South to Robb (By Branch Corner) follow HWY 47 South and take first turn off (left) into Robb. Go straight across CN tracks, go 100 meters and turn left. Follow this road past the Robb Ranger Station on right and then take your next right. Transfer station is on the left.

Hours:
Sunday 12-8, Tuesday 12-8 and Saturday 10-6

Acceptable Items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper / Cardboard, etc.)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products
• Compostable Yard Wastes
• Scrap metal, tires, appliances, and vehicle hulks

Wildwood – Transfer Site

Location:
South off of HWY 16 onto RR 93. Drive South Down RR 93. Turn right (West) onto TWP 533. The transfer site is 1/2 km West down TWP 533 on the left side of the road.

Hours:
Tuesday 10-6, Thursday 12-8, and Saturday 10-6

Acceptable items:
• Dry Fibre (Paper/Cardboard etc.)
• Used paint containers and pain aerosol cans
• Used e-waste (computers, monitors, printers and fax machines)
• Used Oil
• Lead-Acid Batteries
• Clean Burnable Wood Products & Compostable Yard Wastes.
• Empty triple rinsed pesticide and herbicide containers
• Scrap metal
• Tires
• Appliances
• Vehicle hulks
• Agricultural plastic

Wildwood – Recycling Trailer

Location:
Recycling trailer located near Wildwood Fire Hall

Hours:
24 hours/day – 7 days per week

Acceptable items:
• There are bins for a number of paper, plastics and other materials. Trailer is in place year round with 24 (hrs per day) X 7 (days per week) access. Click for a complete brochure of items that are available for recycling.

• Recycle your yard waste. A bin for grass, leaves and vegetable garden waste is available on site from May to September.