Recycle your Christmas tree to mulch trails at Wake County Parks. Drop off your undecorated holiday trees at designated locations from Dec. 26, 2022, until Jan. 22, 2023. Note that all facilities will be closed for New Year's Day on Sunday, Jan. 1.
Locations to Drop off Trees
Wake County Convenience Centers
Hours: 7 days a week, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Site 1, 10505 Old Stage Road, Garner
Site 2, 6120 Old Smithfield Road, Apex
Site 4, 3600 Yates Mill Pond Road, Raleigh
Site 11, 5051 Wendell Boulevard, Wendell
Wake County Parks
Hours: 7 days a week, 8 a.m. to sunset
Blue Jay Point, 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh
Green Hills, 9300 Deponie Drive, Raleigh
Harris Lake, 2112 County Park Drive, New Hill
Lake Crabtree, 1400 Aviation Parkway, Morrisville
Want to Recycle More Holiday Waste?
Recycle These Items at Wake County Convenience Centers
Clothing and shoes
Light strings (place in scrap metal containers)
Paper boxes and tubes
Wrapping paper (no foil)
Recycle These Items at Wake County Multi-Material Facilities
Disks and tapes (CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray, etc.)