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, Dean, Dwayne and Carber) and also the fat bike trail grooming operation under the leadership of AJ. But - no rest for the wicked - there is a great deal of routine maintenance that needs to be done to our equipment. We will then transition [...]
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 Bragg Creek and Moose Mountain, Alberta Environment [...]
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!! Our fantabulous grooming team has been busy working the new snow to maintain [...]
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 users. If skiing with a dog on a leash, a short [...]
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 trail system to a 152 km multiuse trail system. [...]
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/ Fundraising Auction with Art Country Canada Art Country Canada have [...]
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.