The Explore Cochrane app by Cochrane Tourism is a quick and easy way to discover the amazing destinations our town has in store, right from the palm of your hand. Find hidden gems like trails and landmarks, and stay in the loop about the best deals on everything from Cochrane hotels to eateries and boutiques.
Use the app to earn badges for Cochrane events, like Dine-Out and Taste of Cochrane, and you could win awesome prizes. You’ll also be the first to hear about markets, workshops, classes, live music, and other fun outings you won’t want to miss.
Plan for your trip or explore on the fly
Download the Explore Cochrane app to start exploring the best of local businesses and organizations. The app will give you a detailed map of Cochrane. Use the search bar to look up specific businesses, or navigate through the buttons to dine, shop, find Cochrane hotels, take tours, find offers, and see Cochrane events to add to your calendar.
Perhaps one of the most exciting features is the My Plan button. Use the My Plan button to map out your day by entering specific locations or by clicking Add + beside each location. You can decide where to start, and the app will provide you with a map, the number of stops, and the distance.
Keep your travel buddies on the same page with a shared schedule
Share your itinerary via email or text with your group—you’ll never be late for your dinner reservations again! If you are creating your itinerary from the Trip Planner on your computer, you can see the street view by simply dragging and dropping the little yellow man onto the map.
Feeling overwhelmed planning your trip? Send Cochrane Tourism your itinerary through the Share My Plan feature and we’ll provide you with the best recommendations to make your stay unforgettable.
See only what you’re most excited about
Use the “Filter” drop down menu on the right-hand side of the screen, to view only things that interest you. You may choose to Select All and see all the available businesses and outdoor locations available, or narrow your search and filter by Family Fun, Attractions, Local Spirits, Markets, Trails, and more.
As you uncheck subjects, they’ll be removed from the map, so you only see the locations you’re interested in. This visual can help you see what’s available in your vicinity and add things to your plan.
Score the best discounts and win prizes
Shop til you drop with must-see local deals. Use the Shop button to scroll through local businesses and see current offerings like gift cards and discounts. Click to see more details about each business to add them to your plan or visit their website.
Under Offers, you’ll find scavenger hunts and other fun activities that will lead you through the heart of Cochrane to great local businesses and attractions. See the Details to learn about the dates, objectives, badges and prizes you can win! This is a great way to familiarize yourself with the area, keep kids busy and explore the town.
What’s in store in Cochrane
Get to know Cochrane like a local with the Explore Cochrane app. Whether you’re looking for trails to bike or hike, shops to peruse, classes to learn from, or your next great bite, the app will help you find new favourites you’ll want to return to again and again. Get the Explore Cochrane app to take advantage of all that Cochrane has to offer.