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JD Dam is a 1.21 mile one way loop hike with 7 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 23 miles west-southwest of Flagstaff Arizona. Trailhead access is via a dirt road which is typically car accessible when dry. May and October are the best months to enjoy this hike. This hike involes off trail navigation. Review triplogs, photos and the route to understand the terrain before heading out.
JD Dam is the jewel of the Williams district of the Kaibob national forest. It has a great number of birds to see. Fishing is catch and release only, with barbless hooks.
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.