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Conclusion to the Barbed-wire Incident

Hello West Bragg Creek trail users and volunteers,

I just wanted to update everyone on the barbed wire scenario that was circulating a while back. The RCMP have determined via an eyewitness and physical evidence that the person who claimed to have been clotheslined by barbed wire on Merlin View trail had actually been riding a motorized vehicle on private property when he ran into a […]

July 6th, 2017|GBCTA|

WBC Parking Lot Closed

Parking Lot Completely Closed – Effective until July 29.

Please note that the West Bragg Creek parking lot and access road will be under a full site closure until July 29. This site closure includes all areas west of the park boundary at the cattle guard. The project will be continuing with roadworks and paving operations during these times resulting in a significant increase in heavy […]

June 28th, 2017|GBCTA|

WB Trail and Parking Lot Construction Photos

GBCTA has been busy this summer rerouting trails from the new parking lot and lots more. Volunteers have been working on getting Braggin Rights and Whitetail re-aligned to meet up with the new trailhead location. Both trails will share a common start, then split off at a “Y” intersection. The grades of both trails have been reduced to make climbing easier and to reduce bike […]

June 27th, 2017|GBCTA|

Tunes For Trails – Another Successful Fundraiser

Our annual fundraiser featuring “Skuzzy and the Woodticks” provided an evening of music, dance, and trail comradery. All proceeds from this event go directly to into the trails you love.

Thank You to Businesses for Supporting Our Fundraiser View List of Silent Auction Donators

Our Major Sponsors

ACCOLADE ENTERTAINMENT
ADMAKI CREATIVE
BRAGG CREEK FAMILY FOODS
COMMON […]

April 22nd, 2017|GBCTA|

2017 Trail Construction Dates

Book a Saturday and give back to the trails.

The GBCTA are looking for volunteers to construct/maintain West Bragg Creek Trails.  This is a great way to meet other trail users and give back to the trails we all use.  The day will begin at 9:00 am with a safety talk, then those who have elected to bike will ride to the worksite.  The hiking group will […]

April 18th, 2017|GBCTA|

Upgrades – WBC Parking Lot

We are happy to officially notify you that Alberta Parks is upgrading West Bragg Creek Provincial Recreation Area.

The parking lot will be expanded and trailhead amenities will be enhanced to address site issues. These upgrades are intended to reduce parking lot congestion and user conflict, create safe emergency access, improve the all-season trailhead experience for a variety of users, help maintain the trail system, and […]

March 28th, 2017|GBCTA|

Trans Canada Trail Construction 2017

Trans-Canada Trail (TCT) Phases 2 and 3

In 2016, the Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) completed phase 1 of the section of the TCT that will link the hamlet of Bragg Creek with trails in Kananaskis Country. The GBCTA is pleased to announce that, on March 24, we and Rocky View County signed Construction and Maintenance/Operation Agreements for phases 2 and 3.

There have been a […]

March 27th, 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|