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Christmas Tree Recycling

Christmas tree recycling for the 2021/2022 season has ended! 

Where & When Can I Recycle My Christmas Tree?

Each year, during the holidays, the City of Arvada offers free Christmas tree recycling to Arvada residents. The 2021/2022 Christmas tree recycle has ended. Please check back next fall for information about the 2022/2023 event.

Guidelines for Christmas Tree Recycling

Please make sure the tree is free of nails, wire and all decorations to ensure safety of City staff handling the trees.  
We do not accept garlands, wreaths, or yard waste.
Business or commercial use not permitted.

What Happens to the Tree Mulch?

Mulch is made available free of charge at drop-site locations during the collection period. Residents will be responsible for loading and hauling of mulch.