The closest town to the north end of Deal's Gap is Tallahassee, TN and We did the Tail of the dragon for the first time on a motorcycle June.
The Dragon's Tail is a stretch of road that runs from eastern Tennessee into Take precautions before getting on the road if you plan to ride it on a motorcycle.
It is considered “the destination” for thousands of motorcycle and sports car fans starting at the NC/ TN border and run north into Tennessee, ending at Tabcat Dragon Webcam · Tail of the Dragon History · Plan Your Trip · Details. How To Ride the Dragon. It's one of the Hollywood favorite roads. I would recommend it to any rider, unless I know that they were inclined to ride beyond their skills. Visit Us on YouTube. After all the roads I rode, this was my least favorite. Absolutely love all of the curves. Even if you abide by the law and go the posted speed limit on the Dragon's Tail, other drivers may not.