The Boulder County Community Forestry Sort Yard program, a free log and slash disposal service for Boulder County residents, will open the Nederland Community Forestry Sort Yard for the 2022 season on Wednesday, May 4, at 9 a.m.
The Nederland Sort Yard – 291 Ridge Road, Nederland
Open Wednesday, May 4, through Saturday, Oct. 22
Hours of Operation: Wednesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Meeker Park sort yard opening will be delayed due to a staffing shortage. An announcement with opening date will be made when this issue has been resolved.
The sort yards may have periodic closures depending on weather, staff training, and administrative requirements. County residents can drop off tree branches and logs free of charge at either sort yard location. Please check the webpage for details on what can be accepted at the sort yards.
For more information about the sort yard program please visit the Community Forestry Sort Yards webpage.
Wood for arts and crafts projects and compost-like material are available for free by completing the request form.
Sorry, they do not give out mulch, wood chips, logs, or firewood.
Go HERE to see how you should transport the items (eg, pine cones in reuseable containers, and weeds in paper bags, trees without roots, etc.)
What they do NOT accept
This is a free service. Please help to keep it free by keeping your loads clean and free from the items listed below.=== Loads and paper lawn bags with rocks, dirt, or metal will be refused.
Logs with branches
Loose Dry grass
Dirt, ash, rocks
Stumps – see instructions
Here are a few more LINKS and pieces of information that we have gathered here, in one place, for your convenience…. LR