Cold Canyon Landfill is a modern municipal solid waste disposal facility permitted by Cal Recycle and is in full compliance with state and local rules and regulations.

Cold Canyon Landfill is located approximately seven miles from San Luis Obispo. The landfill entrance is located on Carpenter Canyon Road.

The site accepts municipal solid wastes, construction/demolition wastes and special wastes with proper approval.

We can provide disposal services for municipal solid waste, industrial waste, and special wastes.

We are very proud of our facility and we welcome the opportunity to address your disposal needs. Our focus is on customer service and safety. We strive to achieve easy and rapid access in and out of the facility. We feel certain that we will exceed your expectations of your solid waste disposal requirements.

General Rates

General Disposal Rate:

$33.00 Minimum Effective January 1st, 2014 / $72.00 per ton prorated
($33.00 - 0 to 910lbs. net weight. If the net weight exceeds 910 lbs., the charge shall be based on the current applicable rate for non-compacted waste material - $72.00/Ton Prorated.)

Construction & Demolition Waste

Concrete/ Asphalt/ Dirt $25.00/ton
Green Waste/ Wood $35.00/ton
Contaminated Soil (Subject to inspection & approval of lab ananlysis - Astor Lawson, Assistant Site Manager) $30.00/ton
Ag Waste/ Grit/ Sludge $100.00/ton


Tv & Computer Monitors- No Charge, but must cross scale.

Contaminated Soil Rates or Questions:

Astor Lawson
Office Phone: 805-549-8332
Office Fax: 805-549-9036
Cell Phone: 805-471-7948

Special Waste Rates and Information:

Address: 2268 Carpenter Canyon Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Office Phone: 805-549-8332

Our rates are based on the net weight dumped.
Accepting CASH, VISA, MASTER CARD AND LOCAL CHECKS ONLY with CCLF certified weight. Checks must be numbered over 700 in the check series number and must be imprinted with name and address.

A mandatory deposit of CASH OR CHECK is required at the scale house upon entrance. Checks must be numbered over 700 in the check series number and must be imprinted with name and address. All loads are subject to random load checks and inspections for prohibted material.