Cochrane  is a town in Calgary Region with a population of 25,853 . Located in the heart of Alberta cattle country and the Cowboy Trail, Cochrane is a recreation playground for families, adventure enthusiasts and those seeking rest and relaxation in a beautiful natural setting. Only 20 minutes from Calgary and less than an hour from Banff, with spectacular vistas of the rolling foothills and majestic Rocky Mountains, Cochrane combines a proud western heritage with all the modern conveniences required for a great vacation.
At the moment there is no public transit within Cochrane. A commuter bus runs twice a day from Cochrane to downtown Calgary .
Within downtown Cochrane everything is in walking distance. Parking is available at the Historic Cochrane Ranche, at the Recreation Centre as well as in downtown .