Tours

Tours are available Monday – Friday, usually from 9 am – 3 pm. Special arrangements can sometimes be made.

  • Recycling Center tours generally last 45 minutes-1 hour.
  • Tours of the Landfill are 30-45 minutes.
  • Wind Farm tours are 30-45 minutes.
  • Many groups combine tours.  Allow for at least 2 hours to complete all three.
  • Travel time between the Recycling Center and the Landfill/Wind Farm is about 15 minutes
  • To schedule a tour call the office at 419-354-9297 or email us at solidwastedistrict@co.wood.oh.us.

Wind Farm Tours (Seasonal)

Come visit the first commercial wind farm in Ohio! Wind Farm tours are 30-45 minutes. Travel time between the Recycling Center and the Landfill/Wind Farm is about 15 minutes.

  • As part of a tour group, you’ll be able to walk right underneath the spinning blades – an area normally restricted to visitors.
  • Tours run 9am to 3pm, Monday through Friday, and must be scheduled with the office in advance.
  • Special arrangements may be made for evenings and weekends; all tours are subject to weather limitations.
  • Visit the Wind Turbine Viewing Area anytime (on the same drive as the Wood County Landfill) and pick up an informational brochure at the solar-powered kiosk!
  • To schedule a tour call the office at 419-354-9297 or email us at solidwastedistrict@co.wood.oh.us.
  • Additional Details and Information about the Turbines available here

Bowling Green Recycling Center

Tours generally last one (1) hour – but can be adjusted to fit your needs.

  • Tours run 9am to 3pm, Monday through Friday and must be scheduled with the office in advance.
  • Saturday tour dates may be available.
  • To schedule a tour call the office at 419-354-9297 or email us at solidwastedistrict@co.wood.oh.us.

Wood County Landfill Tours (Seasonal)

Tours generally last 30-45 minutes – but can be adjusted to fit your needs.

  • Tours run 9am to 3pm, Monday through Friday and must be scheduled with the office in advance.
  • Saturday tour dates may be available; tours subject to weather limitations.
  • To schedule a tour call the office at 419-354-9297 or email us at solidwastedistrict@co.wood.oh.us