LEGAL NOTICE: Customers who use the Transfer Station and/or Drop-Off Facilities should be aware of the potential to encounter a variety of waste materials that may impact a user and/or their vehicle. When entering the Transfer Station and/or Drop-Off Facilities, all users assume the risk of any damage or injury to themselves, their passengers and/or their vehicles.

The County operates 4 sites for refuse disposal and recycling drop off.

Residents can take their household garbage and recyclables to any of the 4 sites. Locations, hours of operation and fees and charges are listed below. For a map of the locations click here.

Please note: We are closed on certain Holidays. Also, we will make every effort to be open, however, temporary closures may be necessary during inclement weather or power outages. Signs will be posted at the gates.

Shelton Solid Waste Transfer Station

Eells Hill Transfer Station

360-427-9670 ext.271

501 W. Eells Hill Road, Shelton

Open Daily

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Eells Hill, Last Customer Accepted at 4:45 PM Through the Gate

Belfair drop box booth

Belfair Drop Box

360-427-9670 ext.834

1611 NE Sandhill Road, Belfair

Open Tuesday - Sunday

9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Belfair drop box booth

Hoodsport Drop Box

360-427-9670 ext.770

260 N Hoodsport Park Road, Hoodsport

Open Friday - Sunday

9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Belfair drop box booth

Union Drop Box

360-427-9670 ext.837

1391 E. Mcreavy Road, Union

Open Saturday - Monday

9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Services available: refuse disposal, refrigerated appliance disposal, recycling, clean yard, trimmings recycling, scrap metal recycling, used motor oil and antifreeze drop off

Household Hazardous wastes are accepted, at no charge, on Fridays and Saturdays between 10:00am and 3:00pm. Click here for information on what is accepted and how to prepare your material.

All three drop box sites offer the following services:

  • Refuse disposal (garbage)
  • Recycling drop off
  • Used motor oil and antifreeze drop off
  • Belfair accepts scrap metal for a fee

Not Accepted

  • Commercial waste loads are not accepted at the three drop box facilities
  • Belfair, Hoodsport and Union do not accept construction debris of any kind
  • Belfair, Hoodsport and Union do not accept refrigerated appliances for disposal
  • Commercial loads can be taken to the Eells Hill Transfer Station

recycling drop boxes

Recycling Drop off is available at all 4 of our sites.
Materials accepted:

  • Clean, dry, corrugated cardboard
  • Clean, dry mixed papers including paper
  • Clean, dry newspaper, magazines and
  • Phone books
  • Rinsed glass bottles and jars without lids
  • Rinsed plastic jugs and bottles without lids
  • Rinsed aluminum cans
  • Rinsed tin cans

Garbage Truck


For curbside service anywhere in Mason County including the City of Shelton call Mason County Garbage at (360) 426-8729 or toll free at 877-722-0223.