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Deals on Snacks, Bites, Drinks in Bragg Creek

Apres Ride, Hike, Explore, Visit - Snacks, Bites, Drinks in Bragg Creek Every body likes a deal right? Check out what local businesses are offering! A cross section of businesses have dreamed up some specials for visitors to the West Bragg Creek and Kananaskis area this summer.  Each promotion is unique and may require visitors to show a selfie or other image. All promotions expire Sept 30th.  And more deals coming soon! [...]

July Volunteer Trail Days

We are having a super season out here on the trails with a record amount of early season maintenance being done. Thank you to everybody who has volunteered individually and to Steve at Birchcliff Energy and Fanny at Suncor Energy for organizing Group Trail Days. Combined with our volunteer Crew Leaders all of your efforts have made a noticeable difference!!! Sending this quick reminder with July TRAIL DAY dates: July 6th (Sat), 9th (Tues), 14th [...]

WBC Trails 2018 Summary

The 2018 summer trail work focused on maintenance, repairs and upgrades to the existing trail network. Work was done on 22.3 km of trails or 22.7% of the single-track network. Single Track, All-Season Trails : Braggin Rights . Cleaned drainage swales and culverts from parking lot to West Telephone junction (3.9 km). Fixed problem drainage areas and tread repairs between West Telephone and Merlin/Reconnect junction (0.7 km). Boundary Ridge . Cleared encroaching brush and branches [...]

  • The Great Trail Treasure Hunt

The Great Trail Treasure Hunt

Back for a second run, The Great Trail Treasure Hunt is back and bigger than ever. 200 treasure boxes have been hidden along The Great Trail across Canada. Now, it’s up to you to find [...]

Tunes For Trails is a Success in 2019

We made $14,000 this year - WooHoo!! Event was a success largely due to the work of the organizing committee. We couldn't have done it with out your dedication and hard work! We would like [...]

  • XC Bragg Creek Ski and Bike Society

XC Bragg Creek

The GBCTA would like to thank our friends at XC Bragg Creek for their continued support. Your $2000 donation goes directly into keeping the trails in shape as we grow our next crop of athletes [...]

2019 Crew Trail Dates Announced

GBCTA is looking forward to having volunteers join us on any of the following trails dates for trail building and maintenance in West Bragg. Tuesday, June 11th Sunday, June 16th Tuesday, June 18th Saturday, June [...]

  • GBCTA crew training

Crew Leader Training Sets a New Standard

The GBCTA has kicked off the 2019 trail season by hosting 2 crew leader training sessions out in West Bragg Creek. This is the first year that a coalition of 6 trails groups have come [...]

  • Roots in the Wilderness

Interview with Leader Groomer Jeff Hughes

Kate Hamilton of Roots in the Wilderness interviews Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association lead x-country ski  groomer Jeff Hughes re the purpose and the work of the Association as well as some of the [...]

  • GBCTA leader training

GBCTA Committed to Leader Training

The GBCTA is collaborating with other local trail building groups in efforts to promote improved workplace safety and standardized trail building techniques in the region.  Trail Crew Leader training sessions are scheduled at the West [...]

Volunteer Trail Days this Spring/ Summer

Getting together with friends for a ride out at West Bragg followed by a little 'Parking Lot Apres' -- now that is the definition of a great day!!!  Why not take the experience to the [...]

Brews For Bragg

A HUGE SUCCESS! In fact the only problem was that people had to wait to get in line because it was so busy! The Patty J Trio rocked the house with their tunes, the beer [...]

  • National Trail Coalition Logo

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 [...]

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Upcoming Events

  1. EAHC Group Trail Day- Sunday July 17

    July 17 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  2. Trail Crew Day – Thursday July 18

    July 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Trail Crew Day – Saturday July 20

    July 20 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  4. Trail Crew Day – Tuesday July 23

    July 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  5. Trail Crew Day – Thursday July 25

    July 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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ALL SEASON TRAILS

Kms of trails for hiking, biking, fat biking, snowshoeing, horseback riding, trail running and dog walking near Calgary. Trails built and maintained by thousands of volunteers hours every year.

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WINTER TRAILS

The GBCTA Ski Committee works in conjunction with K-Country to improve trail conditions and track set the West Bragg Creek Ski Trails to provide a quality Nordic ski experience in West Bragg Creek.

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COMMUNITY TRAILS

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.

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Our Major Sponsors

Alison and Darrell Jones

Daryl K. Seaman Canadian Hockey Fund Calgary Foundation

The Calgary Foundation

Auxilium Foundation

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Community Services Enhancement Program

Rocky View West Rec Board

Community Facilities Enhancement Program

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

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