Compost Facility

Composte Recycling LocationLocation & Hours

The Compost Facility located at the Crow Wing County Solid Waste Disposal Site is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Compost is a free service; however, commercial brush and stumps will be charged. For additional information, please call the Landfill Office at 218-828-4392.


Check in at the Landfill Office for instructions and waste inspections. The Compost Facility has 2 disposal locations. One location is for brush and the other location is for yard waste. Please keep your brush separate from your yard waste.

Stumps are handled separately and the fee is dependent on the size. 


  • Limbs
  • Branches
  • Logs
  • Vines
  • Pruning

Yard Waste

  • Leaves
  • Grass
  • Garden Waste
  • Weeds
  • Sod Stripping

Additional Leaf Disposal Sites in Crow Wing County

Mission Transfer Station

Hours: Saturdays: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the month of October
Location: Mission Transfer Station Site on East Horseshoe Lake Road, Crosby, Minnesota 56441. This is available only for the residents of Mission Township.
Phone: 218-546-6393

Ideal Transfer Station

Hours: Fall: Labor Day through November 15, Wednesdays and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location: Located off of County Road 16 at the end of West Island Lake Drive. Phone: 218-543-4392

Pelican Lake Conservation Club

Hours: Open 24 hours: 7 days a week.
Location: Pelican Lake Community Center is located on County Road 4, 1 mile south of the Breezy Point Resort entrance.
Phone: 218-562-4566

Northland Arboretum - Closed during fall / winter season

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Location: 14250 Conservation Drive, Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone: 218-829-8770