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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! [...]

New Gravel on the Banded Peak Trail

Many thanks to Bragg Creek Excavating for the successful completion of the re-gravel project on the Banded Peak Trail between the Banded Peak School and the Bragg Creek Community Centre.  Also many thanks to Rocky View County for providing $10,000 in funding towards this project. The GBCTA hopes that trail users will find the new fine gravel trail surface an improvement. Submitted by Eric Lloyd, GBCTA  

Climbduro in West Bragg Competition and Trail Fundraiser

If you like to grind up long climbs on your bike then it's time to join the Climbduro movement to help support the trails you love.  Register your rides online and look for the Climbduro trailhead signs. You'll also need a Strava account to track your ride.  Thanks to the folks at 54 Blue for setting up this great program. Besides building community it also raises funds for the trail builders to keep the trails [...]

GBCTA Welcomes Supporters of The Great Trail

Greater Bragg Creek Trail Association was pleased to welcome supporters of The Great Trail of Canada for a summer hike on June 15. The hike was hosted by Laureen Harper, a National Champion of Trans Canada Trail (TCT), and was attended by around 40 supporters of The Great Trail, a national trail network that includes the West Bragg Creek Trail. Other guests on the hike included broadcaster and Chair of the TCT Foundation Board, Valerie Pringle, President and CEO of [...]

Trail Building 101

 The culture of trail stewardship starts within our community. If you like recreating on trails, chances are you’ll really enjoy building and maintaining them too. Trail work is a little bit engineering; a little bit [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

  • GBCTA Bridge Construction

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 : [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

Tunes For Trails Fundraiser

Our 2019 Tunes For Trails Organizing Team This event couldn't have happened without a dedicated team of volunteers. Mike Christ [...]

  • GBCTA Trail Stock 2019

Celebrating Volunteers Concert in WBC

TrailStock 2019 - Volunteer Event! FREE EVENT! On Saturday, June 8th GBCTA hosted the inaugural "TrailStock" free concert in the parking lot.  This is our way of saying thank you to the people who volunteered [...]

  • 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 [...]

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Upcoming Events

  1. Trail Crew Day – Saturday August 24

    August 24 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  2. Trail Crew Day – Sunday August 25

    August 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Trail Crew Day – Tuesday August 27

    August 27 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  4. Film Festival in Bragg Creek!

    Film Festival in Bragg Creek!

    September 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  5. Volunteer Appreciation Event

    November 2 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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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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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 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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Daryl K. Seaman Canadian Hockey Fund Calgary Foundation

The Calgary Foundation

Auxilium Foundation

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

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