Covid-19 Status

Cottonwood Gulch continues to evolve and update our programs to adhere to local and national COVID guidelines. Below is a summary of our programs, and a link to our current COVID guidelines.

Please note: Our Basecamp and Albuquerque office are currently closed to the public. For general information, please call 505-248-0563, or email Director of Education. We strongly support vaccinations and other public health measures that reduce the spread of COVID-19. We are currently requiring proof of vaccination for our staff and summer trekkers.

For information on specific programs, please see the contact information below.


2022 Summer Treks

We are planning to run small group treks in 2022! We are requiring vaccination for all summer participants and staff, and we will follow local COVID guidelines to prevent the spread of the virus.

Enrollment is open! To read more about our offerings click here.

Please contact Director of Communications and Marketing for more information.


School Programs

We are currently offering programs to schools, both virtually and in person, as COVID guidelines allow.

Please contact Director of Education for more information.


Youth Conservation Corps (YCC)

Youth Conservation Corps 2022 information will be available soon.

Click here to read more about YCC.

Please contact Program Director for more information.

VIEW Treks for Adults, Young and Old

Treks for Adults, Young and Old

We are planning to offer 2022 adult treks, including Flocks & Rocks and wilderness medicine classes. We are requiring proof of vaccination for these courses, and we will follow local COVID guidelines to prevent the spread of the virus.

Covid-19 Resources

New Mexico Department of Health Guidelines

Cottonwood Gulch COVID Practices

Cancellations Policy:
We have adjusted our cancellation policies for summer programs. If you need to cancel due to active COVID-19 infection, or if state or federal travel restrictions prohibit travel to Cottonwood Gulch, we will offer a full refund in most circumstances. Cancellations not related to COVID-19 will be subject to our existing policies.

 Full Cancellation Policy Found Here