Lodging at Tail of the Dragon
Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap with 318 curves in 11 miles: America’s number one motorcycle and sports car road.
US 129 is bordered by the Great Smoky Mountains and the Cherokee National Forest with no intersecting roads or driveways to hamper your run. It is considered “the destination” for thousands of motorcycle and sports car fans throughout the spring, summer, and fall.
It’s a blast, just as long as you’re cautious because the are tight and come at you fast.
Here are some places to stay if you plan to meet the Tour de USA® just for this section.