Why We Love Cochrane

The town of Cochrane is ideally situated in proximity to the city of Calgary, offering an idyllic lifestyle with panoramic mountain vistas. Nestled between Calgary’s city center, the picturesque towns of Canmore and Banff, and the majesty of the Rockies, buying Cochrane real estate offers you an unparalleled blend of urban convenience and natural beauty.

This vibrant community is characterized by distinctive homes and friendly neighborhoods. With an array of architectural styles, from traditional to contemporary, homes here are built to complement the breathtaking landscape, ensuring residents enjoy both comfort and views.

Work With A Cochrane REALTOR®

Led by Colin Hartigan, the Coldwell Banker United team has established itself in the Alberta real estate market. We are excited to announce our expansion into Cochrane, bringing our renowned sales and marketing expertise, innovative tools and experienced professionals to serve this vibrant town. Reach out to one of our Cochrane REALTORS® today!

View of Cochrane

Summer Activities

Local Parks, Walking Trails & Biking Trails

Discover the beauty of Cochrane through its expansive parks and trails.

  • Mitford Park
  • Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park
  • Cochrane Ranche Historic Site
  • Riverfront Park

Spray Parks & Pools

Beat the summer heat at Cochrane’s refreshing spray parks.

  • Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre
  • Big Hill Leisure Pool

Picnic Areas

Gather and feast in the outdoors in these picturesque picnic spots.

  • Bow Meadows Picnic Site
  • Big Hill Springs Provincial Park
  • Ghost Reservoir Provincial Recreation Area

ATV Trails

Embrace the thrill of ATVing through Cochrane’s varied terrains.

  • Ghost Public Land Use Zone
  • McLean Creek

Off Leash Dog Parks

Let your furry friends roam free and socialize in these designated areas.

  • Riverfront Dog Park
  • Griffin Road Off-Leash Park

Golf Course

Tee off amidst Cochrane’s serene landscapes.

  • The Links of GlenEagles
  • Cochrane Golf Club

Winter Activities

Outdoor Skating Rinks

Skate under the open sky on Cochrane’s outdoor rinks.

  • Mitford Pond
  • Cochrane Arena Outdoor Rink
  • P3 Sports Inc

Safe Sledding & Tobogganing

Enjoy the thrill of downhill rides at these local spots.

  • Sunset Ridge
  • Bow Ridge Hill

Snowmobile Trails

Experience the adrenaline of snowmobiling in Cochrane’s snow-laden terrains.

  • Ghost Public Land Use Zone
  • McLean Creek

Winter Play

Cochrane offers a variety of winter activities for all ages.

  • Snowshoeing at Glenbow Ranch
  • Cross-country skiing trails

Dad skating with boy

Child & Youth Recreation Programs

Cochrane is dedicated to nurturing its young generation. Offering a myriad of recreational programs designed for children and youth, the town ensures holistic development. From sports leagues to art classes, dance workshops to nature programs, there’s something for every young spirit here. Join us, and watch your child thrive in a community-focused environment.