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Grooming 101: Anatomy of a Trail Repair

One of the goals of the GBCTA is to give skiers a safe and enjoyable ski experience. As such, we are continually monitoring for potential problem areas such as the '1/2 pipe' that had formed on the Moose Connector hill. Constant snow plowing down this slope had caused a dished out appearance to the trail, whereby the sides of the trail were considerably higher than the centre, making it difficult to slow down and maneuver. [...]

The History of the West Bragg Creek Trail Centre

The GBCTA has many good stories to tell. The history of how West Bragg Creek came to have a Trails Centre is one of them. In 2015 a member of the GBCTA executive was approached by a representative from an oil service company who offered to donate a used Rig Manager's well site hut for possible use as a WBC Trails Centre. After negotiations with Alberta Parks, the offer was accepted and work began to [...]

Alberta Equestrian Federation Donation

Bragg Creek Trails would like to thank the Alberta Equestrian Federation for the 2019 funding to work on the following trails: $2,000 for the gravel work on Iron Creek trail, $2,000 for upgrading Snowy Owl [...]

New Horseback Riding Trail Open

The new Iron Creek winter horse backriding trail is now open for use as of late in the day on December 23, 2019.  This new trail is for local horseback riders to access West Bragg [...]

Fat Bike Tread Setting Info

Answers to some common questions re fat biking grooming, grooming team, equipment, trails, timing and costs. Info supplied by GBCTA fat bike lead groomer - Dean. Thanks for everything Dean, Dave, Willie, Tim, Pat and [...]

New Reroute on Snowy Owl

On Dec 11 a trail crew (Pete, Brad, Alf and Con) completed reroute on Snowy Owl between Stranger and Ranger. Reroute avoids steep drop down to the creek and creek crossing which was dicey in [...]

Fat Bike Tread Setting Fundraiser Grand Total

Donate on Canada Helps Please support this program with your generous donation so our dedicated volunteers and staff can provide the best riding experience for you. Funds are needed to pay for [...]

Giving Tuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday, a national giving day when Canadians from all walks of life donate to support their favourite causes and charities. Make West Bragg trails part of your Giving Tuesday. Your dollars contribute [...]

Hello Potential Trail Groomers!

Thanks for your interest in volunteering for Winter Ski and All Season Trail (AST/Fat Bike) grooming! We are presently at capacity for volunteers but we would encourage you to forward a resume in the event [...]

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Upcoming Events

  1. Adrenaline “Fruit Loops”

    February 8 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. 2020 Alberta Youth Championships

    March 6 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm


Our Major Sponsors

Alison and Darrell Jones

Daryl K. Seaman Canadian Hockey Fund Calgary Foundation

The Calgary Foundation

Auxilium Foundation


Community Services Enhancement Program

Alexander Rothney (Sandy) Cross Estate Fund at the Calgary Foundation

Community Facilities Enhancement Program

Rocky View West Rec Board

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Join a team of highly dedicated volunteers who work to make this area a spectacular destination in all seasons.