Date: October 6, 1:00 to 3:00 pm Location: West Bragg Creek Parking Lot This summer the GBCTA plans to complete the pedestrian bridge (the guardrail is now complete) for the WBC TCT in Rocky View County and the Interpretive Trail at the WBCPL and Alberta Parks plans to complete the WBC Parking Lot and PRA Expansion and Upgrade. And maybe Kestrel too!!
The GBCTA is pleased to confirm that the newly constructed West Bragg Creek Trans-Canada Trail (“TCT”) has firmed up sufficiently for use in dry conditions. If trail conditions are wet or soft, the tread will be vulnerable to damage so we ask all trail users to cease trail use if there is a risk of harm to our trails. This year round, multi-use community trail for non-motorized modes of travel will be properly maintained by [...]
The Trail Centre in West Bragg Creek now features the craft of local rustic furniture builders, Tom and Linda Galeski. Tom and Linda are regular trail users and felt this fine bench would help those weary trail users who need a place to take a load off. Thanks so much for your thoughfullness and donation to the GBCTA.
Work has resumed on the WBC trail system as the GBCTA has met all the requirements after a provincial work ban was placed on volunteer trail organizations. This was in response to new Safe Workplace legislation that mandated organizations develop Health and Safety programs before being allowed to work on public lands. We are now inviting volunteers to join us for trail maintenance days which are listed on our website calendar. It's time to give [...]
The GBCTA paired with Friends of Kananaskis for a day of training on June 2 at the Canmore Nordic Centre. Among the topics covered were crew management, roles and responsibilities, Health and Safety Program expectations, hazard assessment and mitigation, and trail building basics. The GBCTA are committed to sending our trail volunteers out with competent and safety oriented crew leaders so we thank these fine volunteers for stepping up to take the lead! GBCTA 2018 [...]
The following volunteers have donated their time to the Hundred Hour Collective of the Trail Network. Alf Skrastins - 1336 hours David Cebuliak - 1323 hours Eric Lloyd - 800 hours Peter Tucker - 800 hours Jeff Hughes - 527 hours Russ Innes - 500 hours David Owen - [...]
Community Trails include Banded Peak, Redwood, Centennial Trail and Trans Canada Trail. Our objective is to create pathways that connect our community and provide access for all residents of Bragg Creek.