Trail Counter on TransCanada Trail

Trail Counter Installed on the TransCanada Trail (TCT) in the Hamlet of Bragg Creek
The GBCTA installed a trail counter on the TCT in the Hamlet of Bragg Creek in October 2018. The trail counter can distinguish between cyclists and pedestrians. The GBCTA will provide trail count information to the public in 2019 once we have sufficient data.
Thanks to TCT for supplying the trail counter to the GBCTA. Many […]

2018-11-09T16:40:43+00:00November 9th, 2018|GBCTA|

WBC Trails Training Future Olympians?

Emily Batty Project featuring XC Bragg Creek Mountain Bike Program

The XC Bragg Creek Performance Program grooms young mountain bikers for competition

By Tara Nolan

Anyone who has mountain biked at Bragg Creek over the last few years has witnessed the evolution of the trail network—the parking lot itself has room for about 600 cars. That evolution also extends to the youth who live in the area […]

2018-11-09T16:30:46+00:00November 9th, 2018|GBCTA|

GBCTA Celebrates Collaboration and Volunteerism

Blues skies and sunshine welcomed celebrants at the official opening of 3 new recreational projects involving the GBCTA in West Bragg Creek.  They are the linking of the “Great Trail” formerly known as the Trans Canada Trail from the Hamlet of Bragg Creek into Kananaskis Country. Also celebrated was the new Watershed Heritage Interpretive Trail combined with the major facelift to the trailhead infrastructure which […]

2018-11-09T17:09:15+00:00November 5th, 2018|GBCTA|

GBCTA on CBC News

West Bragg Creek trail network connects to the Great Trail

Visitor use of recreation area has quadrupled over past eight years.

There’s no fibre optics involved with this national network.

Saturday afternoon, in Bragg Creek, representatives from the province and the Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association are hosting a ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of the West Bragg Creek Provincial Recreation Area.

That celebration includes marking the connection of the Bragg […]

2018-11-05T22:42:44+00:00November 3rd, 2018|GBCTA|

GBCTA Gets Alberta Lieutenant Governor’s Award

The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) received the Alberta Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Group Spirit of Community Leadership on October 27, 2018. The award was presented by Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell at the Alberta Recreation and Parks Association Conference Awards Banquet at Jasper Park Lodge.

Shelley Shea, Rocky View County Recreation Board West Member nominated the GBCTA for the award based on our trail building […]

2018-10-31T14:18:46+00:00October 31st, 2018|GBCTA, Recognition|

(WBC) Parking Lot Cellular Hotspot is now available

GBCTA West Bragg Creek (WBC) Parking Lot Cellular Hotspot is now available for public use

The GBCTA is pleased to announce that we have installed a cellular hotspot immediately south of the GBCTA Trails Centre at the WBC Parking Lot.  This small hot spot is now available for free public use including emergency calling, cell calls and internet data/email (provided your device is equipped with a […]

2018-10-15T13:38:24+00:00October 15th, 2018|GBCTA|

You Are Invited! WBC Grand Opening Ceremony

Date: November 3, 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Location: West Bragg Creek Parking Lot

To all of our sponsors, supporters, volunteers, visitors, and neighbours;

You are cordially invited to our Trailhead Grand Opening on Saturday November 3rd from 1 to 3 PM. Please see attached invitation to our celebration.

We hope you can join us to celebrate our Grand Opening of three important projects, namely, the West Bragg Creek portion […]

2018-11-09T16:33:08+00:00October 9th, 2018|GBCTA|

Bragg Creek Has So Much To Offer!

Come for the scenery and outdoor activities and stay for dinner, movies, culture or yoga. See some of the events/opportunities happening this fall below.

Bragg Creek Arts Festival

Arts Festival Sept 21-Sept 30, 2018. This week long event celebrates and features world class artists from the Artists on Tour group, Arts in Bragg Creek group, an art walk of many other Bragg […]

2018-09-15T20:01:52+00:00September 15th, 2018|GBCTA|