Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions is more than just a summer camp. It’s an opportunity to dive deep into the wilderness, art, culture, and nature of the Southwest. It’s an intentional program, with an inclusive community, and supportive staff that creates unique opportunities for youth ages 10-18. Choosing Cottonwood Gulch for your child or teen means that you are helping them become the best versions of themselves, ready with skills needed in today’s changing world. It means that they’ll have a chance to unplug from screens and connect with peers, mentors, nature, and themselves among the beautiful backdrop of Southwest landscapes. They’ll have the chance to find their strength in the wilderness, develop projects at our basecamp in areas of their interest with knowledgeable staff, and immerse themselves in some of the Southwest’s most iconic sites. The memories and skills will last long after their time with Cottonwood Gulch.