Gratitude for beautifully groomed trails this season!

Well, how to share the deep sense of gratitude we feel for all the beautifully groomed trails this season!

Know that our family , that being Dave, Cailen, Pablo, Tessa, Ben, Chloe and myself express how much we’ve enjoyed our time out on the trails this year. We’ve heard countless exclamations of the impeccable trail conditions over hot beverages/treats and lunches at The Heart.. many stories […]

2018-04-11T17:47:11+00:00 April 11th, 2018|GBCTA|

X-Country Grooming Finished for this Season

End of Season April 8th – Done for this Year. See you again next year!

It’s a sad day, but the “official” ski season is now over with the termination of grooming operations in West Bragg Creek.

I think most will agree this has been a most exceptional year – huge thanks go to the ski grooming team (Lead groomer Jeff, David, Bill, Dan, Erik, Greg, Alf, Brad, […]

2018-04-17T14:48:47+00:00 April 4th, 2018|GBCTA|

AEP placed CNT#170007

Effective December 15, 2017 AEP placed CNT#170007 on the 9,299 ha encompassing the subject trails as per the attached CNT map. We have something to celebrate as the level of protection for these trails has been improved.

GBCTA would like to recognize and thank AEP staff, Minister Shannon Phillips and MLA Cam Westhead.

CNT#170007

Due to the popularity of the trail network on the public land at Greater West […]

2018-03-26T20:37:14+00:00 March 26th, 2018|GBCTA|

50/50 Fundraiser

Mar 25 Update

Thanks very much for your donations – we are many weeks into the “50 / 50” fundraising campaign, and we’re at $19,739!!

GBCTA winter grooming is 100% donor funded.

However we need your help. Our goal is $50,000. Want to keep x-country skiing on perfectly groomed trails in West Bragg? See below for how to donate.

We have snow and excellent conditions!! […]

2018-03-26T16:46:23+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|GBCTA|

Guidelines for Dogs in WBC

  • Dogs are permitted on the West Bragg Creek Trails, but please be a responsible dog owner.
  • Dogs must be on-leash in the Provincial Recreation Area (PRA), including the parking lot and surrounding area, otherwise you could be fined.
  • Outside of the PRA, dogs must be under control at all times.
  • Do not allow dogs to harass livestock, wildlife (which is illegal) or other trail […]
2018-01-27T15:27:37+00:00 December 24th, 2017|GBCTA|

GBCTA – Did You Know?

Did you know … ? Since 2007, the Greater Bragg Creek Trail Association (GBCTA) has constructed over 110 km of new non-motorized trails and upgraded over 30 km of existing trails to create a world class 165 km public trail system in Kananaskis Country and Rocky View County.

In West Bragg Creek (WBC) Kananaskis Country, the GBCTA has upgraded and expanded the original 43 km ski […]

2017-12-25T15:32:22+00:00 December 24th, 2017|GBCTA|

GBCTA Trail Talk – Dec 2017 – Published in High Country News

West Bragg Creek (WBC) Trans Canada Trail (TCT) – Snow Ploughing

The WBC TCT in RVC was snow ploughed on November 11, 2017 by Bragg Creek Excavating. Many thanks to John and Linda for donating this first snow ploughing of the trail for the winter of 2017-18.

If you like having the WBC TCT snow ploughed, please consider donating to the GBCTA online at http://www.braggcreektrails.org/

2017-12-29T15:34:45+00:00 December 15th, 2017|GBCTA|

Standard First Aid Courses For Volunteers > FREE

Have you volunteered with the GBCTA in the 2016/2017 season? Are you interested in free Standard First Aid Courses? This is a great opportunity to increase your First Aid skills.

Each year, the Kananaskis Region Public Engagement – Community and Partner Relations Program offers Standard First Aid certification courses for volunteers and the staff who support them. The courses are taught by Parks staff who work […]

2018-01-19T16:28:27+00:00 November 27th, 2017|GBCTA|

TCT Snow Ploughing

West Bragg Creek (WBC) TransCanada Trail (TCT) in Rocky View County (RVC) Snow Ploughing

The WBC TCT in RVC was snow ploughed on November 11, 2017 by Bragg Creek Excavating. Many thanks to John and Linda for donating this first snow ploughing of the trail for the winter of 2017-18.

If you like having the WBC TCT snow ploughed, please consider donating to the GBCTA online and […]

2017-11-17T21:09:47+00:00 November 13th, 2017|GBCTA|