Welcome to the Olinda Alpha Landfill Tour Reservation page. Please see the important information below and select your preferred date and time at the top right. You will receive email confirmation or someone will contact you with any questions. Enjoy the tour!
IMPORTANT TOUR INFORMATION:
Every person on the tour must print and sign a waiver, and bring it with to the tour. Click the link for waiver form: Olinda Alpha Landfill Waiver
OC Waste & Recycling (OCWR) requires each visitor to wear closed-toe shoes.
Each tour lasts approximately 90 minutes, including a pre-tour presentation, review of safety rules, and van tour.
The maximum number of visitors per tour is 14.
Contact OC Waste & Recycling to make special arrangements for larger groups or for any special needs and accommodations. The contact link is at the bottom of this page above the map.
Please note: Groups of 15 or more may need to provide a van or bus and must be arranged separately.
Age Restrictions and Waiver
Children must be at least five years old. California Child Passenger Safety law applies. Guests are responsible to bring car seats when applicable.
Parents must sign for children under the age of 18. Signed waivers must be brought to the site on the day of the tour.
Parking & Directions
Carpooling is advised as parking is limited. Public access is available from the Orange Freeway (CA-57). Exit on E. Lambert Road (exit 10) and go east on Lambert Road. Turn north onto Valencia Avenue. Follow Valencia Avenue all the way until it ends at the Olinda Alpha Landfill. Some map applications may try to divert you through a nearby neighborhood, which is incorrect. Just continue on Valencia Ave. to the where it ends at the landfill.
When approaching the entrance, please stay in the far right lane and enter the landfill office parking lot. You may check in for your tour at the second portable trailer from the parking lot.
Please follow the link below to take a survey about your Landfill Tour experience.