Tail of the Dragon
Drove the "dragon" September, 2019 in my Ferrari 488GTB
See a VIDEO of the drive! (turn up your speaker volume)
"Tail of the Dragon" route; 11 miles of VERY winding road (317 curves).
Drive at your own risk.
little shop is about a mile from the 'entrance' to the Dragon. High octane,
with no ethanol gas available!
"welcoming" Dragon at the entrance to the Dragon.
road leads to the entrance. There is a sign that reads, "DANGER - high
motorcycle accident area, next 11 miles.
Gap, NC is just outside the end of the Dragon and a major stop for all visitors.
General Store at Deals Gap. It is always surrounded by motorcycles!
is the "Tree of Shame" at Deals Gap. It consists of motorcycle parts
salvaged from bikes that have wrecked on
the Dragon (many of which have resulted in a fatality).
drove the Smoky mountain parkway on the way home. Beautful!