Johnson Canyon Landfill & Recycling Center

Location

31400 Johnson Canyon Road
2.5 miles east of Gonzales, CA

Directions

From Salinas:
Highway 101 South to Fifth Street Exit, Gonzales. Turn Left (East) on Fifth Street. Remain on Fifth Street for 2.5 miles to landfill entrance on right. (Fifth Street changes name to Johnson Canyon Road at Herold Parkway)

From King City:
Highway 101 North to Fifth Street Exit, Gonzales. Turn Right (East) on Fifth Street. Remain on Fifth Street for 2.5 miles to landfill entrance on right. (Fifth Street changes names to Johnson Canyon Road at Herold Parkway)

Telephone

(831) 675-2165

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

CLOSED on New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Accepts:

  • Agricultural waste
  • Appliances
  • Cardboard
  • Clothing
  • Concrete rubble
  • Demolition debris
  • Dirt (Clean Fill)
  • Garbage
  • Electronics
  • Lumber
  • Recycling-Separated plastic and glass containers, aluminum and paper
  • Scrap metal
  • Tires (without rims)
  • Wood (clean), tree stumps and branches
  • Yard waste

“ABOP” station for:

  • Antifreeze
  • Batteries (automotive only)
  • Oil: Used motor oil & filters
  • Paint (latex only)