I can finally say I slayed three hundred eighteen curves in eleven miles. The Tail of the Dragon was fun to ride because of the hype surrounding it, but, it will never compare to Iron Mountain in the Peter Norbeck Byway.
My main concern with Dragon’s Tail is safety. From what locals on social media have told me, I’m not alone. However, with that in mind, note that it is a ride you should do. Just make sure you have the riding ability to do so.
Below is the long version and short version of riding the Tail of the Dragon.