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Address: US Route 129- Deal's Gap, US Rout 129 - Deals Gap, Robbinsville, NC 28771-7820
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This ride even in a SUV is fun and full of beautiful views. If every in the area be sure to drive the Tail of the Dragon.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Castor, Louisiana
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Castor, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This ride even in a SUV is fun and full of beautiful views. If every in the area be sure to drive the Tail of the Dragon.

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Southern Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A twisty mountain road known for all the turns. Definitely wished I'd been driving something sportier than a pick-up truck.

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Dallas, Texas
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not being the biggest fan of heights, I let Mr. G drive first, but much rather enjoyed it when I drove myself!!

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As mentioned in other reviews this 11 mile stretch of road has over 300 hairpin curves. We loved it but if you are uncomfortable with driving it you should pull off and let others pass. It is a dangerous stretch of road but was a great ride. Not for the faint of heart or people that get car sick. We... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an amazing motorcycle ride. I went in early to mid September after the kids have gone back to school and the Labor Day holiday. I would definately recommend this time of year. The trees were just starting to turn and it was beautiful. There were no accidents on this ride while I was there but one of the... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tial of the dragon is not for the faint of heart! Its winding roads and steep drop offs are great for a thrill seeker and with great caution in driving! Not to be taken lightly and not to be driven fast, unless you have a death wish and want to be added to the casualites.

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Lac-Simon, Canada
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40 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unless you own an F1 car this is not for you. The speed devils are very impatient and you need to pull over very often ... you know, the Doctor Jeckyl and Mr Hyde syndrom. They should close this once in a while and give the little boys a real chance to go over the cliff...ha ha ha !

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Savannah, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

We love this ride and it can be a challenge for some drivers/ riders. Great curves, great scenery, and great people to meet along the way. A lot of turns and twists so definitely not for the weary. So beware and for you slow goers - pull outs are there for a reason. Please use them. Your fellow riders will... More 

Thank Karen T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

This is something my husband just had to do and he had a blast. The road is very beautiful but for those of us that get a bit carsick and be cautious. It couldn't be over quick enough for me. I can imagine how fun it would be on a motorcycle.

Thank Jessica B
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198 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

I love driving this road. It is curvy 318 curves in 11 miles. Need to be watchful of other drivers. The scenery is gorgeous. Just be careful as the are no guard rails. A lot of bikers and sports cars are on the road many hold rallies here each year. This is not the road for the faint hearted. If... More 

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