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Please Avoid Trans Canada Trail During Spring Thaw!

Due to current soft trail conditions on the new WBC Trans Canada Trail in Rocky View County during this spring thaw, we are experiencing damage from horse hooves and narrow bike tires.  The GBCTA is asking for your co-operation in staying off the trail until it has had a chance to dry and firm up. Signage will be removed at that time.

Many thanks from the […]

2019-04-21T07:01:49-06:00April 21st, 2019|GBCTA|

National Trails Coalition Budget Announcement

National Trails Coalition announces that it is pleased with investments in 2019 federal budget. Following the release of the federal government’s 2019 budget, the National Trails Coalition (NTC) is pleased by a number of direct and indirect investments that will positively impact trails and trail based activity in Canada.

“This budget represents an opportunity for groups such as National Trails Coalition the to explore ways and means […]

2019-03-21T17:26:31-06:00March 21st, 2019|GBCTA|

Support for GBCTA from XCBC

Letter of Support for Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association Ski Grooming 

Dear GBCTA board members: 

XC Bragg Creek Ski and Bike Society (XCBC) is a community oriented, youth focused, ski and mountain bike club based in Bragg Creek with over 680 program registrants since April 2018. XCBC offers both recreational and competitive opportunities for cross country skiers, mountain bikers and a recently added ‘camera biathlon’ […]

2019-03-19T14:36:40-06:00March 15th, 2019|User Comments|

Kudos from U of C – Outdoor Centre

Dear Conrad and all the XC Groomers at WBC

I am the coordinator of the XC programs at the Outdoor Centre, University of Calgary.  On behalf of our group, we just wanted to say THANK YOU for the excellent grooming at WBC. When we have snow, they groom the trails so quickly despite even the cold temperature challenges that we had last month.

This winter, we have gone […]

2019-03-15T23:15:32-06:00March 15th, 2019|User Comments|

Cooperating Agreement With AEP Renewed

The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) is pleased to announce the renewal of our Cooperating Agreement with Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) that was signed on March 8, 2019 in the West Bragg Creek Provincial Recreation Area.

This new Cooperating Agreement replaces the old Partnership Agreement (signed March 2009), which was set to expire on March 31, 2019. The new and improved agreement re-affirms the relationship that the GBCTA […]

2019-03-13T20:49:38-06:00March 13th, 2019|GBCTA|

WBC Trails are a Treasure!

Trail Views – User Comments

I have had several great outings at West Bragg Creek this season. What a treasure that place is! I am amazed every time I go at how well the multi-use concept is working in reality. That brings to mind this question: who are/is the fantastic people/person who envisioned this and then worked to bring it to fruition? They have created a […]

2019-03-13T00:09:27-06:00March 13th, 2019|User Comments|

GBCTA Annual Report 2011 – 2018

The First Annual Report for the GBCTA!

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GBCTA Annual Report – Download

 

2019-03-01T22:19:37-06:00March 1st, 2019|GBCTA|

All Season Trails Need Lovin’ too!

The network of All Season Trails (AST) loop in and around the ski trail system and just like ski trails, need daily maintenance to keep them in top shape. Skiers are likely to see fat tire motorcycles and snow bikes out there grooming and maintaining the All Season Trails.

You will recognize AST volunteers by their bright yellow vests and big smiles. We sometimes need to […]

2019-02-28T17:52:56-06:00February 28th, 2019|GBCTA|

Thank You to Peter Tucker!

Leadership Transition at GBCTA

It’s been 9 months since Peter Tucker stepped down as President of the Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) after 3 years of both rewarding and challenging times leading the GBCTA. He took over the organization from Robert Sadee who helped found the GBCTA almost 14 years ago.

The organization has grown into a leader within the Alberta trails community which […]

2019-03-01T14:27:01-06:00February 28th, 2019|Recognition|