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Foley Mountain Conservation Area

Overlooking Westport from Foley Mountain Conservation Area
Trail information: 


Click Download Map for a printable trail description of Foley Mountain Conservation Area trails with a special description of the Blue Trail which leads to Spy Rock, one of our Amazing Places.  Learn more about this Amazing Places here


Enjoy the panoramic view from Spy Rock lookout, high above Westport, by way of a new easy access ramp. Walk, hike and snowshoe, the mountain offers five marked trails of varying length and difficulty, including the 8km Rideau Trail. The area is open daily, year-round. An entry fee may be required. A Mobility Trail enables everyone to enjoy the conversation area. It is wheel-chair friendly, with a wide crushed-stone path and low grades.


Foley Mountain Road, just north of the village of Westport. 
Click here for directions to Foley Mountain

Low, Medium

For more information:
Rebecca Whitman
Area Supervisor, Foley Mt. CA
Phone: 613-273-3255
Phone: 613-692-3571 or 1-800-267-3504
Fax: 613-692-0831

Foley Mountain Conservation Area is located high atop a granite ridge overlooking Upper Rideau Lake. It is owned and operated by the Rideau Valley Conversation Authority and consists of 800 acres of mixed forests, ponds and fields. Wildlife consists of 70 to 100 White Tail Deer, Black and Red Squirrels, Snowshoe Hares, Cottontail Rabbits, Porcupines and Chipmunks. There are 38 species of trees, including lofty pines and impressive white oaks.

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