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Great Divide Fundraiser

Charlie Russell:  Living and Hiking with Grizzlies

Mar 21 7:00 – 9:00pm John Dutton Theatre Calgary

Join us for an evening of stories with world renowned bear expert, Charlie Russell.  An author, photographer and self-taught pilot with an adventurous spirit, Charlie has spent the better part of 55 years studying and living with grizzlies.  Regular:  $20.00, Students:  $15.00.  For tickets: 

March 9th, 2017|GBCTA|

West Bragg Creek Trails 2016 Summary

In 2016, The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association focused on upgrading existing trails, adding new winter trails and enhancing the visitor experience at the West Bragg Creek trail network.

Volunteers contributed over 8,000 hours of work and $150,000 of donations were spent on dozens of projects to construct, upgrade and maintain the West Bragg Creek trail network.

Significant investments and actions by Alberta Parks/ Government of Alberta resulted in […]

February 1st, 2017|GBCTA|

20/20 Final Update – And our total is……

$21,300!!!

We are truly humbled by your generosity. Thank you so very much! With your incredible support and the funds from the grant, plans are now underway for the second grooming truck; we will keep you posted as to our progress and any other updates.

The forecast is still for snow towards the end of the week, so with any luck we can repay your extreme generosity […]

December 24th, 2016|GBCTA|

Trails Centre Is Open in West Bragg Creek

The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association happily announces the opening of a trails centre located on the north side of the West Bragg parking lot.  The new trails centre will serve as a gathering point and as a warming hut for the many users who access the West Bragg trails.

With the Trails Centre, the WBC trail network now meets all the parameters for clubs that […]

November 14th, 2016|GBCTA|

Calgary Cycle and Devinci Trail Fundraiser

Back in September Calgary Cycle teamed up with Devinci and organized a bike raffle to benefit the local trail associations around Calgary. The strategy was simple, canvas the trails, the shops, everywhere possible – with a $10.00 donation you received an entry into a draw for a Carbon Devinci Django RS.

Over $10,000.00 was raised and will be split between the Calgary Mountain Bike AllianceGreater Bragg Creek Trails Association, and Moose Mountain […]

November 9th, 2016|GBCTA|

2016 All Season Trails Work Plan

Upgrade 16.7 kilometers of cross country ski trails : $30,000

  • Moose Loop (5.8 km), Iron Springs (4.7 km), Elbow (5.2 km), Loggers (0.1 km), West Crystal Line (0.2 km), Middle Crystal Line (0.2 km) and Sundog (0.5 km).
  • Scope of work includes: Brush clearing, removal of encroaching or overhanging trees, completing drainage and tread repairs/grading/smoothing, culverts and the addition of a ski bridge on Moose Loop.

Mountain View West : Add new 3.8 km ski trail $15,500

  • Formalize the […]
May 4th, 2016|GBCTA|

West Bragg Creek Trail Host Volunteers Needed

The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) is in need of volunteers to be West Bragg Creek (WBC) trail hosts starting in June 2016.  If you are interested in volunteering or would like more information, please contact: Ursula Wohlfarth, at wohlfarth@shaw.ca, or 403-228-4435.

WBC Trail Host Volunteer Job Descriptions & Expectations:

We are volunteers for Alberta Parks and also goodwill ambassadors for the Greater Bragg Creek Trails […]

May 3rd, 2016|GBCTA|

West Bragg Creek Trails 2015 Summary

The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association achieved a very successful 2015 work season.

Volunteers contributed 9087 hours of work and $172,000 of donations were spent on dozens of projects to construct, upgrade and maintain the West Bragg Creek trail network.

All-Season Trails (Hiking, Biking, Equestrian and Snowshoeing)

  1. The 4.7 km Snakes & Ladders trail was constructed to link Ranger Summit to Ridgeback trails. The trail and a new bridge was built with […]
May 3rd, 2016|GBCTA|