The Foley Ridge Trail is located within the Three Sisters Wilderness and is a popular route to access other wilderness trails on the west side of the Cascade Mountain crest. This trail accesses Substitute Point, Louise Creek Trail No. 3520, Separation Meadow Trail No. 4331, Linton Meadow Trail No. 3547 and ends at the Pacific Crest Trail.
From McKenzie River Ranger Station drive east on Highway 126 about ¼ of a mile to Foley Ridge Road No. 2643. Take Road 2643 about 9-1/2 miles to junction with a spur road - stay left and follow the Foley Trailhead signs. Foley Ridge Trailhead is located at the end of the road, about 2 more miles.
The trailhead offers a hitching rail and room along the roadway to park truck and trailer combinations. Avoid parking at truck turnaround.