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WBC Trails are a Treasure!

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 […]

2019-03-13T00:09:27-06:00March 13th, 2019|User Comments|

GBCTA Annual Report 2011 – 2018

The First Annual Report for the GBCTA!

Hover over viewer above and click the square bottom right beside Yumpu to view full screen.

GBCTA Annual Report […]

2019-05-15T16:58:16-06:00March 1st, 2019|GBCTA|

All Season Trails Need Lovin’ too!

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 […]

2019-02-28T17:52:56-06:00February 28th, 2019|GBCTA|

Thank You to Peter Tucker!

Leadership Transition at GBCTA

It’s been 9 months since Peter Tucker stepped down as President of the Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) after 3 years of both rewarding and challenging times leading the GBCTA. He took over the organization from Robert Sadee who helped found the GBCTA almost 14 years ago.

The organization has grown into a leader within the Alberta trails community which […]

2019-03-01T14:27:01-06:00February 28th, 2019|Recognition|

AEP Grant Announcement – $49,950!!!

The GBCTA is pleased to confirm we have just signed a grant agreement with Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) in the amount of $49,950 for West Bragg Creek (WBC) capital equipment.  These funds will be used to pay for equipment that improves public safety and increases our capacity to do trail maintenance, repair and grooming.

The GBCTA would like to thank AEP for their generous support […]

2019-02-25T23:19:19-06:00February 25th, 2019|GBCTA|

GBCTA 2019 Fundraising Appeal

The GBCTA has a number of major trail initiatives underway in 2019 that need your financial support.  We rely on your donations to maintain the trail system – without you, we would not be able to maintain our trails.

What’s on the list for 2019:

  1. West Bragg Creek (Kananaskis Country) trails grooming, maintenance, mowing, brushing, tread repairs, reroutes, upgrades, construction, Kestrel trail construction, signage and Trails […]
2019-02-22T15:53:18-06:00February 22nd, 2019|GBCTA|

Brews For Bragg Fundraiser – April 6

Drink To Donate!

When: Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 7 PM – 1 AM
Where: Banded Peak Brewing #119 519 34th Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1V1
Hosted by: Roots in the Wilderness
Facebook Event

Why this fundraiser?

West Bragg Creek is home to 152 km trails for biking, hiking, cross country Skiing, snowshoeing, horseback riding and trail running for adventurers alike. The trails are available for everyone […]

2019-04-07T20:22:09-06:00February 21st, 2019|Events|

Standard First Aid Courses For Volunteers > FREE

Have you volunteered with the GBCTA? Are you interested in free Standard First Aid Courses? This is a great opportunity to increase your First Aid skills.

Each year, the Kananaskis Region Public Engagement – Community and Partner Relations Program offers Standard First Aid certification courses for volunteers and the staff who support them. The courses are taught by Parks staff who work with volunteers in the […]

2019-05-01T12:18:40-06:00February 20th, 2019|Events|

Alberta Youth Cross Country Ski Championships in WBC

XC Bragg Creek Ski and Bike Society will host the 8th annual Alberta Youth Cross Country Ski Championships (AYC) from March 1 to 3, 2019 on the trails in West Bragg Creek. This provincial level event brings close to 150 young athletes from across Alberta and as far away as the Northwest Territories for two days of ski racing […]

2019-01-29T18:58:50-06:00January 29th, 2019|Events|

Freeze Thaw Update in WBC

While many are treating this mild winter with glee, the folks at the GBCTA are being challenged with changing conditions on a continual basis. The chinook winds have blown over 130 trees onto the trails to date. These have been dealt with efficiently by our small band of certified chainsaw wielding volunteers. Our new fleet of trail grooming motorcycles have been invaluable in getting to […]

2019-01-25T16:04:41-06:00January 22nd, 2019|GBCTA|