Manitowish Waters Waste/Recycling Station : 715-543-2366
1.25 miles north of Hwy. 51 on Hwy. W.
Open year ‘round / Closed Holidays (open Memorial & Labor Days)
The Town charges for household garbage bag based on size. Recycling for newspaper, magazines, corrugated cardboard, aluminum, tin, plastic, glass and more! Scrap metal, appliances, brush and leaves are accepted May - October. Call for more information.
Summer hours (May 1 - Oct. 31): M, W, F, Sat: 8am - 3:50pm / Sun: 8am - 11:50am
Fall hours (Nov. 1 - Nov. 30): M, W, F, Sat: 8am - 3:50pm
Winter hours (Dec. 1 - April 30): M, W, Sat: 8am - 3:50pm
Call ahead to confirm hours of operation!
The Town of Manitowish Waters holds an annual "White Goods Clean Up Week" for M.W. residents each June during regular transfer station hours. These clean-ups ensure that appliances are recycled responsibly by residents of M.W. Kitchen appliances like stoves, refrigerators, microwaves, freezers and dishwashers are accepted during this week. Questions? Call the Town Clerk at 715-543-8400 or the Town Transfer Site at 715-543-2366.
Vilas County also has the Highway G Landfill and Waste Processing Facility, located at 7001 CTH G, Eagle River, WI 54521. 715-479-2938