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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! [...]

West Bragg Creek Trails Connect Visitors and Nature

On a beautiful day in the southern Alberta foothills, you can find the trails in West Bragg Creek by following a steady stream of vehicles to the trailhead. Some people make their way by foot or bike via the newly built Great Trail, which parallels the West Bragg Creek Road and Range Road 54. Whichever way you choose to access the area, you’ll find a vast network of multi-use, non-motorized trails less than an hour [...]

Ebikes are Permitted in WBC PRA – New Test Policy

Alberta Parks has officially launched an eBike pilot project at West Bragg Creek, Ribbon Creek, Glenbow Ranch and Fish Creek Parks.  The description of the new policy is found here. EBikes have always been permitted on trails on the Public Land Use Zone, including most of the West Bragg Creek Trails but not in the WBC PRA (parking lot and a few hundred metres around the perimeter where eBikes were allowed but not using pedal [...]

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  

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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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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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