HIDDEN AWAY FROM LIGHTS AND TRAFFIC LIES THE MOST APPEALING APARTMENT COMMUNITY IN AURORA. Cottonwood Trail...stylish, contemporary, convenient apartment living in a serene, natural setting. Affordable apartment living with the comfort and amenities in an environment you'll love to come home to. When it's time to go to work, Cottonwood Trail is just 5 minutes away from I-225 and a park and ride. Shopping is only minutes away at Buckingham Square Mall and the Aurora Mall.