How to Participate:

  • Bring recyclable metal to the following locations through Labor Day to support local Scouting.
  • May 2024 kicks off the Scrap-a-thon metal recycling drive for all summer long! 


  • Area businesses donate 1 metal bin’s proceeds
  • Restaurants and pubs donate cans or any scrap
  • Scout families with scrap metal
  • Community members with scrap metal
  • ANYONE with scrap metal!


Gateway Area Council

M-F: 9am-5pm for a reciept 

2600 Quarry Road La Crosse, WI 54601

Onalaska American Legion

731 Sand Lake Road Onalaska, WI 54650

Runde Metal Recycling

M-F: 8am-5pm,

Every other Sat: 8am-12pm

643 Commerce St. Holmen, WI

Runde Metal Recycling of Tomah

M, Tu, Th, F: 8am-4pm, W 8am-12pm

 Closed Saturdays

7296 Division Rd. Tomah, WI

Camp Decorah Metal Bin

Provided by Runde & Midwest Roll-Off

Call: (608) 526-6418

W7520 Council Bay Rd. Holmen, WI


Metal to Donate:

  • Company’s metal bin in May (Golden Bin Sponsor)
  • Any metal except those than contain freon
  • Good stuff: brass, copper, aluminum, steel
  • Washers and dryers
  • Ovens
  • Aluminum cans
  • Rain gutters
  • Engine blocks, break pads, rotors, etc
  • old machinery
  • metal fencing
  • metal shelving
  • metal roofing
  • old metal sheds
  • old bicycles
  • wheel barrels
  • old metal desks
  • file cabinets
  • bed frames
  • EVERYTHING METAL (except that which contains freon)

If you have questions on if something is acceptable please call Runde at : 608-526-9358

Position Name Telephone
Membership, Marketing, and Special Projects Team Ashleigh Kane Email