$2,500 Sponsor $10,000 Sponsor Dr. and Mrs. John M. Church, Jr.$2,500 Sponsor $2,500 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor Food Sponsor UBS Financial$2,500 Sponsor Great DivideBeer Sponsor Cocktail Sponsor Sue and Bill Conway$2,500 Sponsor Brenda and Stefan Mokrohisky$1,000 Sponsor $2,500 Sponsor $5,000 Sponsor Dathel and Thomas Coleman$5,000 Sponsor Cocktail Sponsor The Guthrie Family$2,500 Sponsor Wine Sponsor Zero-Waste Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor $500 Sponsor Heather and Scot Korth$1,000 VIP $500 Sponsor

Base Camp Bash 2022

April 23, 2022 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Tradecraft Industries, Broadway, Denver, CO, USA

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Date and Time:

  • April 23, 2022
  • 7pm-10pm (6pm-7pm VIP only party)


COVID-19 Policy:

We prioritize the health and safety of all our community members, staff, and volunteers. To attend the Base Camp Bash, all atendeees, volunteers, and staff members over the age of 12 must either be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and show proof of vaccination, or must present proof of a negative COVID-19 test result within 72 hours before the start of the event. Masks will be required when indoors with exceptions when eating food and drinking. Masks will not be required outdoors. If you have questions regarding this policy, please contact [email protected].

The Base Camp Bash is an annual Spring Fundraiser and excuse to get together, have fun, eat local food, have a drink, enjoy live music, & bid on amazing auction items. The Base Camp Bash allows critical funds to be raised to connect students to the outdoors and empower them to take action to improve their schools, the community, and the environment. 

People at bash   People socializing around tables at bash


Food from Snooze
Beer from Great Divide
Cocktails from Deep Eddy Vodka and Distillery 291
Music from That Damn Sasquatch
Silent and Live Auction
Ripple Effect Award and Lauren Guthrie Legacy Scholarship
This is a Zero Waste event courtesy of Scraps


To kick off the Base Camp Bash, we are hosting an exclusive VIP Party from 6 - 7:00 pm for individuals and businesses that support the Cottonwood Institute at our VIP levels. The VIP Party is a great opportunity to network with other CO professionals. 

People getting drinks at the bash   People outside at the bash

We will have both a silent and a live auction stacked with amazing items. There is an auction item to fit all needs including, trips, unique experiences, date nights from fantastic local businesses and restaurants, outdoor products, and more! You can preview the auction items on our site and register to bid for free if you are unable to attend.

Every year, 2 inspiring students who demonstrate outstanding leadership with their Action Projects are recognized. We are honored to offer each Ripple Effect Award winner a Lauren Guthrie Legacy Scholarship to attend a 1-2 week Avid4 Adventure overnight camp program. The Guthrie family feels strongly about launching other amazing kids into a lifetime of empowering outdoor adventure.


Please check back for updates, and check out our Bash 2022 FAQ page for more information about registration and bidding. For all other questions, please email [email protected]

$85,000 Goal


Total Raised

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Help our cause by contributing to our fundraising efforts.

No act of generosity is too small to make a difference.

If you are interested in donating an item for our auction, please contact Carly at [email protected]

Hosted By

Cottonwood Institute
Questions? Contact Carly Winner, Instructor and Admin Assistant


Tradecraft Industries, Broadway, Denver, CO, USA

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