Tail of the Dragon Brochure

Wheels Through Time Mo- torcycle Museum Maggie Valley NC. More than 300 of America ’ s rarest and most historic motorcycles. And they all run. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. $15. Ron and Nancy (TOTD) say “ don ’ t miss this rare exhibit ”. WheelsThroughTime.com 828 - 926 - 6266

The BRP is one of the most scenic roads in America with many twisty connecting roads. This map shows only 140 miles of the southernmost BRP.

Bearmeat ’ s Indian Den Located on US 19 midway be- tween Cherokee and Maggie Val- ley. See the best authentic Chero- kee Indian crafts in the area. Great selection including tribal masks, baskets, pottery, carvings, jewelry, and much more. Ron and Nancy recommended.

GamblerNC.com - NC209, also known as the Rattler, is 25 miles of fun from Hot Springs North Carolina to Fer- guson ’ s Market. Some sections as good as the Dragon. Scenic views along the Bluff section and some tight curves near Betsy Gap. Try Doggett Mountain Road while you are there.

Treat yourself to a swim in the jetted hot tubs of the Hot Springs Resort and Spa.

Construction on the Blue Ridge Parkway began in 1935 and was completed in 1987.The 469 mile long National Parkway stretches from Cherokee, North Caroli- na to near Waynesboro, Virginia. The end points are only 300 miles apart as the crow flies.

There are 26 tunnels. Elevations range from 6,047 to 649 feet. Access to other roads is limited. Fuel, food and lodging stops should be planned ahead. Speed limits are 45 and lower.

Elk in Cherokee

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