Jordan Trail | 3- Kafrien Dam to Oyoun Al Theeb
The Jordan Trail is a continuous route crossing the entire country of Jordan, offering over 600 kilometers of trail and 36 days of beautiful hiking through diverse
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DAY 3: KAFRAIN DAM TO OYOUN AL-THEEB

  • Distance: 20.8 km
  • Time:   7 hours
  • Physical Challenge: Difficult
  • Trail Difficulty: Moderate
  • Waymarked: No

To download the GPS track, click here.

Basic Info:

Head S on small roads and cross the main highway, then continue through harsh terrain, crossing the Mt Nebo road before heading generally SSW with few landmarks along the elevated Dead Sea plateau. It is a unique area with its own barren beauty with nice views to the Dead Sea and the hills in Palestine, but with easy walking.

Transportation:
Taxis go from Amman to Kufrain.
Accommodations:
Wild Camping.
Things to See:
– Kufrain Dam.
– Historical building.
– Civil Defense Station.
– Nebo Road (Road leading to Mount Nebo).
– Wadi Hiri (small stream/ water needs purification before drinking).
Wadi Mukhaires ( Near the end point/ top end is dry usually).
Amenities:
– The trail passes through Kufrain Village.
– Shade is limited on the entire stage.
– No toilets
– Mobile service available on the entire stage
– Food and Water might be available at the beginning in Kufrain Village.
– No ATM