Cochrane is the base for many adventures into the Aisen region of Chile. It is the provincial capital of PratProvince and one of the main and most comprehensvie supply and service centres to the south of Chile Chico.
Tamango National Reserve, designed for the conservation of South Andean Deer, lies nearby and also offers fishing trips and long walks suitable for all ages.
For the mountaineers among you, Mt San Lorenzo (3, 706m) - one of the highest peaks in Patagonia, is accessible from the town.
Map of Cochrane
Trips that visit Cochrane
This isn't just a drive along one of the world's most beautiful roads; you'll hike on the steppe, ride with gauchos in the mountains, snorkel in pristine river waters, hear the wind whoosh through condors' wings and zoom through the…
- 9 Days
Enjoy some of Aysen’s most proclaimed jewels, such as the Marble Caves on Lake General Carrera, as you head down the Southern Highway, wandering into the heart of the Andes. Hike in search of condors, pumas, vizcachas and huemules in…
- 7 Days
A kayak trek into the wilderness, beginning with a visit to the sapphire caves of the Marble Cathedral then following the winding course of the legendary Baker River for over 100 miles, camping on the banks without a soul in…
- 7 Days
Cycle 334 miles of the southern section of Chile's infamous Patagonian highway. This is a wonderful way to see the less visited Aysen region of Patagonia, as well as witnessing Patagonia's most famous glaciers and the dramatic Mount…
- 10 Days