Cochrane Ranche Historic Site

Hwy. 1A & Hwy. 22
Cochrane, AB T0L 0W1- Map It
Phone: (403) 851-2534

AAA Editor Notes

Cochrane Ranche Historic Site is near jct. hwys. 1A and 22. This 60-hectare (150-acre) site is where Sen. Matthew Henry Cochrane began his large-scale cattle operation in 1881. Walking trails, self-guiding tours and interpretive programs are available. Cultural and historical demonstrations are offered on Saturday mornings during the farmers market. The “Men of Vision” bronze statue overlooks the grounds. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Grounds open daily dawn-dusk. Tours are given mid-May to early Sept. Cultural demonstration times vary. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.