Devoted to Our Community

Our Promise

Our customers can always rely on us to handle their recycling and waste needs in a way that’s easy and effortless for them.

Our Commitment to Sustainable Practices

  • Acres dedicated to non-landfill operations

  • Landfill gas wells to help control odor

  • Individual groundwater wells to monitor and ensure safety

  • Gallons of water safely recovered each year

  • Acres set aside for rock formation protection area

  • Years of combined waste management experience


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Foothills Landfill
8900 Highway 93
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 371-5115

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 6:30am – 5:00pm
Sat: 7:00am – 3:00pm
Sun and Major Holidays: Closed

Hand unloading stops 30 mins prior to closing.
M-F hand unloading stops at 4:30pm
Saturday hand unloading stops at 2:30pm

Foothills Landfill Aerial View
Aerial View

Foothills Landfill has served residents, businesses and municipalities throughout the metro Denver area since 1987.

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