This trail meanders through forests and meadows to the top of Chucksney Mountain for a view of the South Fork of the McKenzie River and the Three Sisters Mountains. The trail then loops back down the mountain connecting back to the Grasshopper Trail which takes hikers back to the trailhead.
From Blue River, take Highway 126 east 4 miles and turn right on Forest Road 19 (Aufderheide Forest Drive). Drive Road 19 for 26 miles to the Box Canyon Horse Camp. Hike up the Grasshopper Trail No. 3569 for ¼ mile to the junction of Chucksney Mountain Trail.
The Box Canyon Horse Camp offers corrals, a stock loading ramp and toilet facilities.