West Bragg Creek Trail Etiquette, Trail Types, User Recommendations and Safety Welcome to West Bragg Creek Trails. This is a multi-use, non-motorized recreation area. Since this is non-motorized trails system that welcomes a wide variety of users we ask that you extend a few common courtesies to your fellow trail users and respect the facilities that have been provided for your enjoyment. Trailhead Parking and Perimeter Trail There is plenty of parking at West Bragg [...]
Letter of Support for Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association Ski Grooming Dear GBCTA board members: XC Bragg Creek Ski and Bike Society (XCBC) is a community oriented, youth focused, ski and mountain bike club based in Bragg Creek with over 680 program registrants since April 2018. XCBC offers both recreational and competitive opportunities for cross country skiers, mountain bikers and a recently added ‘camera biathlon’ program. All programs primarily run on West Bragg Creek trails, [...]
Dear Conrad and all the XC Groomers at WBC I am the coordinator of the XC programs at the Outdoor Centre, University of Calgary. On behalf of our group, we just wanted to say THANK YOU for the excellent grooming at WBC. When we have snow, they groom the trails so quickly despite even the cold temperature challenges that we had last month. This winter, we have gone to WBC with a few of our adult [...]
The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) is pleased to announce the renewal of our Cooperating Agreement with Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) that was signed on March 8, 2019 in the West Bragg Creek Provincial Recreation Area. This new Cooperating Agreement replaces the old Partnership Agreement (signed March 2009), which was set to expire on March 31, 2019. The new and improved agreement re-affirms the relationship that the GBCTA has with the Alberta Government to build, maintain and help [...]
Trail Views - User Comments I have had several great outings at West Bragg Creek this season. What a treasure that place is! I am amazed every time I go at how well the multi-use concept is working in reality. That brings to mind this question: who are/is the fantastic people/person who envisioned this and then worked to bring it to fruition? They have created a wonder and deserve public recognition. For my part- a [...]
The network of All Season Trails (AST) loop in and around the ski trail system and just like ski trails, need daily maintenance to keep them in top shape. Skiers are likely to see fat tire motorcycles and snow bikes out there grooming and maintaining the All Season Trails. You will recognize AST volunteers by their bright yellow vests and big smiles. We sometimes need to travel on ski trails to get to our destination, [...]
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.