Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions



This outdoor education program allows campers to pursue interests in archaeology, animal tracking, mapping, forestry, ornithology, geology, archeology, and Native American crafts and history. Wilderness expeditions include mountain climbing, exploration and investigation of ancient Native American dwellings.

General Info

Name Cottonwood Gulch Expeditions
Location Thoreau, NM
Summer Phone 505-862-7503
Off-season Phone 505-248-0563
Program Focuses & Features Adventure Travel, Archaeology, Art, Canoeing, Community Service, Conservation, Crafts, Environmental Science, Exploration, Field Ecology, Geology, Hiking, Mountain Trips, Mountaineering, Photography, Rappelling, Rock Climbing, Ropes Course, Science, Swimming, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Canoeing, Wildlife Studies
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 10-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Mike Sullivan, Executive Director
Residential Fee $1375-4575 (+$100-500), 1-6 weeks.
Year Established 1926
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 9 sessions, 1-6 weeks long


Mike Sullivan, Executive Director