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Bow Rivers Edge Campground
Post Last Modified – May 10, 2023 ¦

Bow Rivers Edge Campground In Cochrane Alberta

If you’re traveling in the Province of Alberta – Canada 🍁, and searching for Camping Near Cochrane Alberta, then you simply must check out The Bow Rivers Edge Campground.

This is a full facility 🚌 RV park, conveniently located right in the heart of the city. Ideally located within a couple of minutes to the town center, and situated right along the banks of the beautiful Bow River.

Cochrane still has a proud 🐎 western heritage, yet with all the modern conveniences a small city has to offer.

Bow Rivers Edge RV Park

Bow Rivers Edge Campground Cochrane Alberta

Cochrane is just 18 km west of the 🐴 Calgary city limits, along scenic Highway 1A.  Situated alongside the beautiful Bow River, this is an ideal place to spend time when traveling in this part of Alberta.

My wife and I did just that, and were we glad we did! 🙂

Bow Rivers Edge Campground Reception

The park is without a doubt, one of the most beautiful that we have stayed at in all our travels throughout North America.

Camping Near Cochrane

Cochrane’s location is ideal for travelers heading in all directions on the 🗺 map, and a perfect place to enjoy the great outdoors year round.  

You are just minutes from the bustling {🐎 City of Calgary} to the east, and with just over an hour’s drive to world renowned 🏔 Banff National Park to the west.

Discover Old Town Cochrane & Camping Near Cochrane

Bow Rivers Edge RV Park

The Old Town of Cochrane has been completely revitalized, and has now become a major tourist attraction. Here you can enjoy strolling down the main street, where you will find unique shopping outlets and some great 🍦 dining options.

Bow Rivers Edge is just minutes away, and there are scenic 🚶 walking parkway paths that will lead you along the river’s edge. You can also take this path all the way into town if you like!

The park is also located right beside the city’s recreation center, which at the time of our stay, was undergoing a major expansion to include an 🏊 aquatic center and much more!

Bow Rivers Edge Good Sam Park

The walkway along the river is simply beautiful, with park land along the way!

Complete with benches all along, to sit and enjoy the scenery. It’s a perfect place for those of you like us, traveling with 🐕 pets.

There’s even an off leash section where your furry companion can run with others as they please!

Bow Rivers Edge Campground Amenities

Bow Rivers Edge Campground Cochrane AB

The RV Park is owned by the Rotary and Lions Clubs of Cochrane, and is not run as a for profit business.

Each year, profits obtained from the campground are dispersed back into the community. This is done by way of grants and bursaries for community based organizations.

Each site is beautifully manicured with nice level sites, picnic tables and privacy hedging and trees.

Bow Rivers Edge Campground Cochrane

You can expect everything a First Class Recreational Vehicle Park has to offer and much more.

➡   Full hook-up back in and pull thru 30 & 50 amp serviced sites;

➡   Complimentary Wi-Fi internet throughout the park;

➡   Clean restrooms with coin operated hot showers;

➡   Immaculate up to date laundry facilities;

➡   Clubhouse for private functions;

➡   Playground;

➡   Sani – Dump;

➡   Pet friendly;

and much more!

Bow Rivers Edge Campground Laundry

Below, I have added the official website to the park, where you can access much more detailed information including; on-line reservations for your convenience.

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If you are looking for a first class recreational vehicle park in this part of the Province of Alberta, then look no further than the Bow Rivers Edge Campground.
You’ll be glad you did as we were, and can’t wait to return!

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🚌 Bow Rivers Edge Campground 🚌

Rotary & Lions Club Members, Good Sam Club Members, Senior Citizens, Local Residents, and Groups of 5 sites or more receive 10% Discounts on their nightly rates.

😎 Safe and Healthy Travels!

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Although our visit was in collaboration with Bow Rivers Edge RV Park, rest assured all content and opinions are that of the author and reflect my personal experience only.
All personal 📸 photographs on this post are the property of and are copyright protected.
Unauthorized use is strictly prohibited. 🚫
✨   Did You Know …

“The Province Of Alberta In Canada Has 5 National Parks & 76 Provincial Parks.”

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A Blogger Since 2012, Robert has a {Passion for Travel}, having worked in the industry for over 35 years. He enjoys sharing special moments & tips on; Travel, Health & Wellness, Book Reviews and much more!

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