Transfer Sites

*Transfer Sites Holiday Hours

  • Tuesday, December 24, 2019
    Three Hills and Linden Transfer Sites open from 10 am to 3 pm
  • Wednesday, December 25, 2019
    Torrington Transfer Site Closed (Open Saturday, Dec. 28)
  • Thursday, December 26, 2019
    Three Hills and Linden Transfer Sites Closed (Open Saturday, Dec. 28)
  • Tuesday, December 31, 2019
    Three Hills and Linden Transfer Sites open from 10 am to 3 pm
  • Wednesday, January 1, 2019
    Torrington Transfer Site Closed

*Hamlet garbage collection will continue as regularly scheduled throughout the holidays.

Transfer Sites

Kneehill County has Waste Transfer sites throughout the County with various open times and accepted materials lists. Details below.

Tipping Fees for Non-Residents at the Kneehill County Landfills:

  • 1/2 ton trucks - $20.00
  • 1-ton trucks - $40.00
  • Loads larger than specified - $80.00
  • Freon Appliances - $15.00

Please note: Loads must be sorted and directions from site attendants must be adhered to. Some material may not be acceptable. 

Transfer Site Brochure
Torrington Waste Recovery Site Brochure

Transfer Station Information (Printable)

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We are also part of the Drumheller and District Solid Waste Association, where much of the waste is transferred for further disposal. 

Visit the Drumheller Landfill website for more information on the waste and recycling services available for Kneehill County residents. 

  1. Three Hills
  2. Linden
  3. Kneehill County
  4. Acme
  5. Carbon
  6. Trochu

Three Hills TS

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Three Hills Transfer Station

Location: SW 25-31-24 W4

Tuesday & Thursday10 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5pm

Acceptable Material: 

  • Household Waste ONLY (Must be bagged!)
  • Pesticide Containers (Must be rinsed and boxes recycled.)
  • Paints, Stains, and Primers
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Bagged Twine (Bags may be picked up at the Kneehill County office.) 
  • Cardboard & Newsprint Recycling

Boxes from Pesticide must be flattened and placed in the GREEN recycle bin provided. 

All other material must be disposed of at an appropriate facility. 

Questions about acceptable items? Call the Three Hills Transfer Site attendant: 403-443-5307

Orkney Clean Up

Orkney View Point clean up 2016

  • The Orkney View Point was cleaned up by using a helicopter to access illegally dumped garbage at the bottom of the valley. Please report any illegal dumping sightings to avoid this in the future.