Parks & Playgrounds

Cochrane proudly maintains over 500 hectares of land as parks and open spaces. Residents and visitors enjoy over three dozen parks (many with playgrounds), summer fishing in trout ponds, outdoor skating in winter, and over 80 kilometers of pathways all year round. 

In addition, there are several green spaces that offer an assortment of amenities such as the beautiful Historic Cochrane Ranche, Riverfront Park and Mitford Park.  

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Dog parks and off leash areas

Cochrane hosts ample open green space dedicated to off leash dog walking and activities. Learn more.

Mitford Park

Mitford Park is a 34-hectare regional park located along the north bank of the Bow River. Learn more.


The Town of Cochrane has over 40 playgrounds to enjoy. View our virtual interactive parks map.

Historic Ranche Site

Steeped in western culture, indigenous history, The Historic Cochrane Ranche site, boasts tones of open natural space and recreational opportunities. Learn more.

Riverfront Park

Bordering the Bow River, this park features many amenities such as a playground and BBQ pits. Learn more.

Park and playground facilities

Title Sort descending Address
First Street East Tennis Courts417 1st St E. Cochrane, AB T4C 2K8
Gleneagles Ball Diamond60 Gleneagles Dr Cochrane, AB T4C 2K8
Mitford North Soccer Field207a West Rock Rd Cochrane, AB T4C 2K8
Mitford School Ball Diamond190 West McDougal Rd Cochrane, AB T4C 2K8
Zero Gravity Skate Park201 West Rock Rd Cochrane, AB T4C 2K8
Disc Golf Course 649 Griffin Rd West