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Cottonwood Institute
Denver, CO, 80207
Phone: 303.447.1076

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The Cottonwood Institute offers co-ed expeditions and courses that provide adventurous high school students with the opportunity to sleep under the stars, develop essential camping and wilderness survival skills, tackle important environmental issues, explore future careers, and gain the leadership skills necessary to make a positive impact in their own communities. College credit for students 16 or older is now available through Western State College. Each course is limited to 12 participants and fill quickly, so register today!


Camp Type:
Day  Residential  Travel Tour
Year Established:
Age of Campers:
14 to all years old
$651.00-$1000.00/wk (Please contact camp for exact pricing.)
Nearest Large City:


  • Animals
  • General Academics
  • History
  • Leadership
  • Equestrian and Horseback Riding
  • Hiking Day outings
  • Wilderness
  • Farm


(Please contact camp directly for updated session schedule.)

Cottonwood Institute Course Schedule

             -Student Courses: 13 - 18 years old-

Wildland Firefighter Project
Date: June 13 - 19, 2009. Location: Near Buena Vista, Colorado. Ages: 15 - 18.

Horse Caretaker Project
Date: June 24 - 30, 2009. Location: Nederland, Colorado. Ages: 13 - 16.

Stone Age Survival Project
Date: July 8 - 14, 2009. Location: Crestone, Colorado. Ages: 15 - 18.

Endangered Wolves and Animal Tracking Project
Date: July 18 - 24, 2009. Location: Near Gardner, Colorado. Ages: 13 - 16.

Mountain Biking Survival Project
Date: August 1 - 7, 2009. Location: Near Nederland, Colorado. Ages 15 - 18.

                -Adult Courses: Average Age 33 years old-

Winter Survival Skills Workshop
Dates: January 24, 2009 and March 14, 2009.

Survival Shelter Workshop
Date: May 9, 2009.

Survival Fire Workshop
Date: May 23, 2009.

Essential Survival Skills Overnight
SO-1 Dates: June 6-7, 2009.
SO-2 Dates: June 20 - 21, 2009.

Mt. Evans Volunteer Project
Date: August 21 - 23, 2009.


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