Mono County

Benton Crossing Landfill

Benton Crossing Landfill is the closest landfill to the Town of Mammoth Lakes, and is located on Benton Crossing Road ("Green Chruch Road") approximately 5 miles east of U.S. 395.

The operations of the site are performed by Mono County staff, including gatehouse operations, household hazardous waste processing, used oil processing, appliance processing and recycling, as well as the burial of Construction and Demolition Waste as well as Municipal Solid Waste.  

Please understand that the hours of operation at the landfills and transfer stations represent the hours that the gate is open and closed. As such, it is important to plan your trip to these facilities to ensure that you are ready to exit the facility by the closing time. Customers who attempt to enter the facility without adequate time to dump their garbage or recyclables may be turned away. Please plan your trips accordingly!

October 1-April 30:

Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

All County Holidays 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

May 1-September 30:

Monday through Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; Saturday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

All County Holidays 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

To Contact the Benton Crossing Landfill: (760) 937-2192