Solid Waste

Chelan County and the incorporated cities of Wenatchee, Cashmere, Entiat, Leavenworth and Chelan welcome you to this page, with information and answers to your questions about recycling and environmentally sound disposal methods in Chelan County.


Dryden Transfer Station - Operated by Chelan County

9073 Highway 2 in Dryden (509) 548-5592

Accepted types of payment at Dryden Transfer Station are cash or check. We do not accept debit/credit.

Tuesday - Friday

9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m*


8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.*

*Dryden Transfer Station is closed on holidays.


Directions: Located one mile east of the Highway 2 and Highway 97 Blewett Pass road junction. Entry is only possible from the eastbound lanes of Highway 2.


Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event, October 25, 2014 at 210 Easy Street, Wenatchee from 8AM to 3PM.


Tipping Rates at the Dryden Transfer Station

Grass Clippings
$60 per ton
Brush/Tree Trimmings
$80 per ton
General Solid Waste (Garbage)
$95 per ton (minimum fee for loads under 400 lbs. is $20)


Recycling Opportunities at the Dryden Transfer Station

(Note: Due to market conditions and shipping costs, clear or colored glass is no longer accepted at the Dryden Transfer Station as a recyclable; glass can still be disposed at regular tipping rates.)

Aluminum Cans Mixed Paper Plastic Milk Jugs
Cardboard Newsprint Tin Cans
Scrap Metal Office Paper Metal Appliances
Magazines Glossy Paper Pop Liter Bottles


Other Transfer Stations in Chelan County

Wenatchee Transfer Station - Operated by Waste Management

1421 S. Wenatchee Avenue in Wenatchee (509) 662-8885


Tuesday – Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Chelan Transfer Station - Operated by North Central Recovery & Recycling

23235 State Highway 97A in Chelan (509) 682-5631


Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.



Events Sponsored by Chelan County Solid Waste

Small Quantity Generator Event (for small businesses ONLY):

*A cost is associated with this service*

Friday, October 24, 2014


(see the CESQG Application For Small Businesses for more details)


Household Hazardous Waste Event:

Saturday, October 25, 2014

8AM - 3PM

210 Easy Street, Wenatchee, WA (County Shop)


Recycling Information


Non-Magnetic Metals

Collins Recycling

1631 S. Wenatchee Avenue

Wenatchee, WA 98801




(*Note: New hours of operation)