Exercise equipment

Recommended disposal options

Give away, sell or donate

If your exercise equipment works, give it away or sell it.

See fitness equipment donation opportunities on the Choose to Reuse website.


If your exercise equipment is broken, fix it at an exercise equipment repair shop.

Other disposal options

Hennepin County drop-off facilities

See restrictions and instructions below:

Drop-off facilities accept:

Metal parts from exercise equipment.


No charge

Materials preparation

Remove non-metal parts first. Non-metal parts may be put in the garbage.


Exercise equipment may be put in the garbage. Check with your waste hauler or take to a landfill and transfer station.


Sell it, give it away, donate it or repair it. Learn more reuse tips.

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