GBCTA 2020 Annual General Meeting – June 4th at 7:00 PM

Dear GBCTA Trails Enthusiasts

The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) Board of Directors invites you attend our 2020 Annual General Meeting on June 4th at 7:00 PM. Due to the continuing COVID-19 needs for social distancing, we have decided to host our AGM via Zoom

Please RSVP here.

At each Annual General Meeting, as per the GBCTA Bylaws, […]

2020-05-20T16:46:40-06:00May 20th, 2020|Events, GBCTA|

AB Parks Guidance For Outdoor Recreation

 Overview 

To ensure the safety of children, families, and communities, the relaxing of restrictions on certain outdoor recreation opportunities will follow a measured approach, in accordance with public health guidance from Alberta Health. How participants engage, and how equipment and facilities are used, cleaned, and in some cases monitored, will be need to be adapted and modified. 

COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Public […]
2020-05-15T07:53:37-06:00May 15th, 2020|GBCTA|

GBCTA Annual Report 2019

GBCTA 2019 Annual Report

To view in full screen, click anywhere in viewer above and then click the square at the top to the right […]

2020-05-12T19:45:42-06:00May 11th, 2020|GBCTA|

No Horses on TCT During Spring Thaw Please

Due to current soft trail conditions on the West Bragg Creek Trans Canada Trail in Rocky View County during this spring thaw, we are experiencing damage from horse hooves.

The GBCTA is asking for co-operation from horse back riders in staying off the trail until it has had a chance to dry and firm up. Signage will be removed at that time. Many thanks from the […]

2020-05-15T16:52:32-06:00May 2nd, 2020|GBCTA|

West Bragg is Open But Trails Are Not Ready

We are emerging from the biggest snow season in over 4 decades and the WBC trails are in the transition period between winter and early spring.

The Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association respectfully requests that we all refrain from damaging the trails in and around West Bragg Creek until further notice. The trail need some time to melt off and dry out. There is still a […]

2020-05-03T07:34:00-06:00April 27th, 2020|GBCTA|

Happy XC Ski News

Here is some Happy News!

The GBCTA and XC Bragg Creek are pleased to announce the release of a new video which celebrates this year’s Alberta Youth Cross Country Ski Championships.

Held every March for the last 9 years, this event brings together youth from Western and Northern Canada for a weekend of cross country ski fun on the magnificent West Bragg Creek ski trails.

The Alberta Youth […]

2020-04-04T09:21:17-06:00April 3rd, 2020|GBCTA, Promo|

Winter Trail Grooming Suspended in West Bragg Creek

Dear friends, GBCTA supporters and trail enthusiasts,

The GBCTA has been closely watching this pandemic unfolding and have been actively communicating with Alberta Environment and Parks staff as we absorb and integrate recommendations from public health officials. Of particular concern has been how these new rules for public engagement impact recreational activities on public lands, given we were all advised that the great outdoors is still […]

2020-03-29T11:52:18-06:00March 24th, 2020|GBCTA|

GBCTA has a Weather Station AND a Web Cam!!

Great News!

Recent updates facilitated by the GBCTA’s very own David Cebuliak… we now have a web cam showing the area just in front of the trail centre to provide an up to date view of conditions in West Bragg.

Web Cam In West Bragg

And we now have our very own weather station also located in West Bragg.

Weather Report From West […]

2020-03-30T10:32:39-06:00March 18th, 2020|GBCTA|

Greater Bragg Creek Trails Association (GBCTA) Response to Alberta Government News entitled “Optimizing Alberta Parks”

March 11, 2020

The following response has been approved by the GBCTA Board of Directors.

The GBCTA was disappointed to learn that plans are underway to eliminate groomed cross country ski track setting in the Kananaskis Region at Peter Lougheed Park, Mt. Shark and Kananaskis Village Area.  Along with the Canmore Nordic Centre, the GBCTA was named to provide groomed ski trails at West Bragg Creek in […]

2020-05-01T06:57:16-06:00March 11th, 2020|GBCTA, Promo|