Family Resources

Thank you to the Cottonwood Gulch Parents! Here you will find many of the resources that you will need for a trek. Please feel free to contact us if you have further questions.

Discount Information

Alumni Discount= Last year’s price given to returning trekkers who have signed up for “Save A Space"

Sibling Discount= Given to the sibling with the lower tuition. 5% discount

*** If the sibling is attending GO Trek, no discount is applied.

CA/QM Discount= 5% discount, additionally applied to any other discounts. 

Staff Discount= Full time year round staff and full-time summer staff receive 80% discount. Part time, year round staff are pro-rated the amount of hours they work (ie 20 hours/week= 40% discount).

Family/Trekker Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we offer need based scholarships up to fully funded tuition, funded by our endowment and by the generous donations of alumni and others interested in outdoor education. These scholarships are awarded on the basis of need and decisions are made by the Cottonwood Gulch scholarship committee. Timely submission of application materials will help to ensure financial assistance. We attempto to  accommodate every worthy applicant on a first-come-first-served basis. We encourage families to contact us directly if they are in need of financial assistance or have questions regarding our scholarship program. Donations in support of this, and all our programs, are always welcome. To inquire about scholarships, or to make a donation, send an email to  You can also download a copy of the application here: Cottonwood Gulch Scholarship Application