TAIL OF THE DRAGON • DEALS GAP
Cherohala Skyway • Moonshiner28 • Foothills Parkway • Devils Triangle • Diamondback • Blue Ridge Parkway
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Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap with 318 curves in 11 miles: America’s number one motorcycle and sports car road.

Designated US 129, the road is bordered by the Great Smoky Mountains and the Cherokee National Forest with no intersecting roads or driveways to hamper your travel. It is considered “the destination” for thousands of motorcycle and sports car fans throughout the spring, summer, and fall. Can you brave it? It’s best to be cautious as the turns are tight, but the Tail of the Dragon is guaranteed to be the ride of your life.

The nearby Cherohala Skyway is quickly becoming a destination too, with its remote 60 miles of breathtaking scenic mountain highway. The area also has other incredible roads like the Moonshiner 28, Foothills Parkway, Smoky Mountain Loop, Devils Triangle, Blue Ridge Parkway, The Gambler NC209, Diamondback 226, Devil's Staircase, Six Gap North Georgia, The Snake US421 and many Great Forest Service Dual Sport and Jeep Roads

March 11 2019

With all the rain we've had in the region, Fontana Dam is spilling both shoots - which is a rare occurrence. If you are in the area, this is a must see. To check on the current status of Fontana Dam visit the TVA'a Release Schedule Website.  This weekend is the Spring Corvette Expo in Pigeon Forge, TN. They'll be giving away a ZO6 Corvette at this show. And the World Record Dragon Cruise on Friday late afternoon.

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Tail of the Dragon Store

Find your swag for all the great roads including Cherohala Skwyay, Tail of the Dragon, Moonshiner 28, Devils Triangle, Six Gap, Diamondback and more. 

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Upcoming 2019 Events

From official rallies with hundreds of attendees to a small gathering of friends, our region is ready to host your group. Let us help you plan your event.

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