Back of the Dragon

Riding the Back of the Dragon
497 Myrtle Road
Tazewell, VA 24651
Region Heart Of Appalachia
Locality Tazewell
Phone: (276) 988-5726

Experience the unmatched beauty and motorcycle riding enjoyment provided by Virginia Route 16, the two lane ribbon over the three mountains between Tazewell and Marion, Virginia. 

Watch for our yearly event held usually in June - Back of the Dragon Day.  See our website for scheduled rides and group/club meetings if you'd like to join other travelers before trying the dragon yourself. It also shares information regarding local eateries and places to stay while visiting the area.

T shirts, lapel pins, hats, patches, DoRags, and stickers  are available at our online store.

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Last Updated: 8/4/2014 9:45 AM
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