Robbinsville, Fontana, Deals Gap NC & TN: Closest to the Tail of the Dragon, Cherohala Skyway, and Moonshiner28

Tellico Plains, Ocoee, Vonore TN: Near the Cherohala Skyway, 45-60 minutes to the Dragon. Convenient to Unicoi Trail and Ocoee Loop.

Gatlinburg, Townsend, Alcoa, Maryville, Knoxville and airport area: Foothills Parkway, Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Dollywood, Smoky Mountain Harley Davidson are located in this region. Some locations are just minutes to the Dragon, others up to 1 hour. Smoky Mountain Loop, and Devils Triangle are convenient to this region.

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Mountain Lake House, Lake Santeetlah NC

Vacation home on Lake Santeetlah.  Located just off US129 on your way to the Dragon.  Level parking, private dock on lake. Perfect for two couples.

Sleep Inn Bryson City NC

Located in Bryson City NC, just off the US74. Near the amenities of downtown and all the great roads. Secure parking, free hot breakfast, outdoor pool, free wifi.

Highland Manor Inn, Townsend TN

Peaceful location in Townsend near all the Great Smoky Mountain attractions. Just a couple miles from the entrance to Smoky Mountains National Park, and 30 minutes to the Dragon via the scenic Foothills Parkway. Reasonable rates, great views, Continental breakfast, refrigerator, and deluxe rooms. Park at your door, Relax by the Fire Pit.

Grand Vista Inn & Suites, Vonore TN

Located north of US 411 on TN 72 W on the west side of Tellico Lake, convenient to the Dragon and Cherohala Skyway . WI-FI, complimentary continental breakfast. Biker friendly, well-lighted large parking area for trailers, within a few miles of Tellico Lake access. Beer sales on site and convenient to restaurants. Reasonable Rates. “One of…

The Head Rest

You can’t get any closer to the Tail of the Dragon!! “The Head Rest” overlooking Cheoah Lake is a picture perfect spot with amazing views. Relax on the deck after hiking, fishing, sight-seeing, or taming the dragon. Mornings offer gorgeous sunrise hues while taking in the surrounding sounds of nature. Evenings host a reflection of…

Attorneys

Recommended Attorneys: Mack Tallant PA Address: 40 Court St, Robbinsville, NC 28771 Phone: (828) 479-2442 Darryl R. Brown (website) Address: 20 Hickory St, Murphy, NC 28906 Phone: (828) 835-9496

Nantahala National Forest

National Forest Campground Information. CABLE COVE ~ Off Hwy 28 near Fontana Lake – 26 campsites, flush toilets, no showers; boat launch ramp CHEOAH POINT ~ On Lake Santeetlah – 18 tent/camper sites, 6 RV sites with electricity/water, 2 cabins, 2 bathhouses with toilets/hot water showers, boat launch ramp; reservations required for RV sites and…

H & H Towing and Recovery

Towing and vehicle recovery service specializing in back road recovery. Serving the Foothills Parkway, Tail of the Dragon, and northern section of the Moonshiner 28. We also provide secure storage, short and long term. We provide all forms of roadside assistance: Towing, Lock out services, Jump Starts, and Flat tire assistance.

Wolf General Store & Cafe

Open year round, 7 days a week on Moonshiner 28 near Stecoah NC. Freshly prepared breakfast, lunch and dinner. Daily Specials. WiFi. Take out orders.

SanRan Motel, Robbinsville NC

Located in downtown Robbinsville on US 129. Covered bike parking. Paved parking for trailers. Reasonable rates. Clean and biker friendly.

Wheelers Performance, Robbinsville NC

Full service motorcycle parts store and repair shop. Wheelers Performance is conveniently located 1 mile north of Robbinsville NC on US129. Only 12 miles to the Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap and Moonshiner 28, and 12 miles to the Cherohala Skyway.

Hog Hollow Retreat, Robbinsville NC

Located just off Moonshiner 28 (NC28) 15 minutes from the Tail of the Dragon, and one mile from Fontana Lake. Two adjacent log cabins on paved access and paved parking in wooded setting. Woodlands Cabin is 4 bedroom, 3 bath. Walnut Gap is 3 bedroom 2 bath. Rent them both for a group or as individual…

Blue Waters Mountain Lodge, Lake Santeetlah NC

Located 13 miles from the Dragon. Nine-room lodge located on Lake Santeetlah, just off of US129, 4 miles north of Robbinsville. Game room with billiards and darts. Private dining room with full service bar for guests only. Paved access.

Iron Art

Custom build ornamental iron – this is the company that supplies Tail of the Dragon with all it’s custom metal work including our famous metal dragon, tail, gates, and metal sculptures.

Teaberry Hill RV Campground ~ Robbinsville NC

Located just off Moonshiner 28 (NC28), near Fontana Lake, 11 miles from Robbinsville NC, and 20 miles from the Tail of the Dragon. Teaberry Hill is a 6-acre RV campground that can accommodate any size RV with our large pull-through sites.

Rivers Edge Treehouses ~ Robbinsville NC

Located on the banks of the Cheoah River, very close to Robbinsville, NC. Hard packed gravel drive, paved and level covered parking. Stay up in the trees in one of our unique, luxury treehouses in a “back to nature” riverside setting. Six units to choose from, king size memory foam bed, double occupancy, Sat TV,…

Dragons Rest Cabins & Lodging, Robbinsville NC

Six cabins on US129, 2 1/2 miles south of Robbinsville. Twenty mins to the Dragon, 15 mins to the Cherohala. Situated on Tallulah Creek with panoramic mountain views. Good access, trailer parking, secured covered bike parking. Bike wash, loading ramp, gas grills, firepits, gameroom & Wi-Fi. Situated at the Cherrington family farm along Talulah Creek…

Mountain Manor Hotel, Robbinsville NC

One and two bedroom suites in Robbinsville with easy access. Walk to restaurants. WIFI, satellite TV, kitchens, laundry gas grills. Cottages also available.

Quality Inn, Robbinsville NC

Comfortable and dependable hotel in downtown Robbinsville, walking distance to restaurants. Designated motorcycle parking, plenty of parking for trucks and trailers. Free hot breakfast, meeting room, pet friendly.

Tapoco Lodge, Robbinsville NC

Located on US129 in NC minutes from the Dragon and Moonshiner28, across the street from Fugitive Dam. Completely renovated in 2011. Rooms, cabins, formal dining, informal dining on the river deck, bar, gift shop, covered motorcycle parking.

Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson, Maryville TN

Maryville TN – full service dealership, The Shed Smokehouse & Juke Joint. Pigeon Forge TN – full service dealership. Retail Outposts: US129 Dragon Outpost, Cherohala Skyway Tellico Plains TN, Hillbilly Outpost Gatlinburg TN, and Kodak TN. Visit SHED WEBSITE for detailed concert event line-up.

The Hub, Robbinsville NC

The Hub is your lunch or coffee stop on the way to The Tail of the Dragon! Great Coffee, Great Food, Merchandise, and much more.

Happy Valley Chalet, Foothills Parkway

Want to stay close to the Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap.? You can’t get much closer than the Happy Valley Chalet. You can be on the Dragon is just 5 minutes. Motorcycle Friendly with garage facilities for your bikes !! Extra large three bedroom home on private 35 acres.

Snowbird Mountain Lodge, Robbinsville NC

Located at the beginning of the Cherohala Skyway on the North Carolina side. For the discriminating traveler who is looking for first class accommodations and gourmet meals. Fireside bar and beer to go. Various rooms from $150-$350 per night, meals included. Steep paved driveway with gravel parking area.

Iron Works Grille & Pub

Located on the banks of the Tellico River on the Cherohala Skyway (TN143), directly across from Cherohala Harley Davidson retail store. Craft beer and grill food, outside on the river on indoors.

Killboy.com

Order your Tail of the Dragon photos from the Killboy photographers stationed at the Dragon and occasionally on the Moonshiner and  Cherohala Skyway. It takes 3-4 days to post the photos which will be posted by date on the photographer’s website. They archive the photos for years. Also available for group photography, website photography, and…

Tail of the Dragon Vacation Rentals, Robbinsville NC

Located 2 miles from the beginning of the Cherohala Skyway (NC). Three Large Cabins and a ride-in studio: Treetops, Point, Ridge, and Moonshiner Studio are conveniently located within walking distance. Rent all four vacation rentals for groups up to 30 people – call or email for special rates. All cabins have separate hot tubs, wifi, Sat TV, and…

Simple Life Retreat, Robbinsville NC

Located in Robbinsville near Lake Santeetlah. Within minutes of the Tail of the Dragon, Cherohala Skyway, and Moonshiner28. Relax in one of our 13 mountain cabins. Full bathroom and Camping Cabins available. Amenities include: Full concrete driveway, covered motorcycle parking, motorcycle loading/unloading ramp, WiFi, firewood, Ice, hot/clean shower bathhouse, and pet friendly.

Tellico Plains Log Cabins, Tellico Plains TN

Located just off TN360 on the Cherohala Skyway and Tail of the Dragon Loop, only minutes to the Cherohala Skyway and Tellico Plains. Five cabins accommodating one to four guests each. All of the cabins have cozy stone fireplaces, fully furnished kitchens, satellite TVs/DVDs and grills outside. Our cabins feature internet access, satellite TV and private hot…

Willow Tree Restaurant & Catering, Robbinsville NC

Downtown Robbinsville, across the street from Microtel, Friday and Saturday night gourmet dinners by reservation – bring your own adult beverage. Great pastries, cakes, pies. Available for catering events.

129 Products

Home Of 129 Dragon Shine , Black Dragon, Dragon Wash, Dragon Fire , Dragon Breath, Dragon and Dragon Skin. We sell high quality, low profile helmets too. Our products are available on-line and at the Tail of the Dragon TShirt Shack.

Luxbury Inn, Maryville TN

Located in Maryville TN, convenient to the Dragon, Cherohala, and Devils Triangle. All suite hotel offers spacious rooms with private bedrooms and full kitchens. Complimentary continental breakfast included. Just 30 minutes from the Dragon. Close to Smoky Mountain Harley, and lots of restaurants. ASK FOR TAIL OF THE DRAGON 10% OFF (Sunday – Thursday, depending on…

Whispering River RV & Cabin Resort, Walland TN

Located near Townsend TN and the entrance to Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Full service RV sites, primitive tent sites, or spacious cabins. Facilities include swimming pool, river frontage, luxurious bath house and laundry, open green space, game room, and club house. Accommodate large groups, weddings, reunions and other special events.

Ironhorse Motorcycle Lodge, Robbinsville NC

First class accommodations aimed at the motorcycle crowd. Located just 30 minutes from the Dragon and Cherohala Skyway, the Ironhorse offers cabin rooms, full cabins, bunkhouse, and camping. Located directly on Stecoah Creek. Dining available.

High Frontier Cabins, Robbinsville NC

Two Authentic log cabins with many special touches. The Log Cabin is 3 BR 2 bath, The Log Lodge is 4 BR 3 bath. Both cabins include fireplace, hot tub, rustic log furniture, and located in a very remote area that offers complete privacy. Cabins are within their own private setting, yet within walking distance.…

Eagles Landing, Robbinsville NC

Located at Simple Life Campground & Cabins near Robbinsville NC. This is a new single room cabin with kitchenette and full bath, AC/Heat.  Happy to honor our Military personnel w/ 15% discount all the time. Book 7 nights and 7th night is free. Covered M/C Parking, Pet friendly and WiFi.

Tapoco Tavern, Robbinsville NC

Tapoco Tavern, formerly known as Tapoco River Grill, has been renovated and expanded to include a full, two-story dining and observation deck. Now offering a full lunch and dinner menu. We have plenty of indoor seating or relax at the outdoor riverfront tables.

Lynn’s Place, Robbinsville NC

Located in Downtown Robbinsville, across from the Courthouse.  Where the locals eat !! The best home cooking in town.  Prime rib, salad bar, sweet potato fries, fried cheesecake.

Cherohala Visitor Center

The Cherohala Skyway Visitor Center in Tellico Plains is a “must stop” before starting up the Skyway. Stop by for free maps, Skyway driving conditions and local area souvenirs and gifts. Picnic tables and spotless restrooms are available. Our friendly staff will welcome you with important Skyway and area information! The Cherohala Skyway Visitor Center is…

Appalachian Driving Experience

Offering a fantastic driving experience to those seeking thrills and adventure on some of the best roads in the world, in some of the best sports cars in the world including the Porsche 911 GTS, Turbo 718 Cayman S, 911 GT3, and the GT3 RS. Come join us for a day you will remember for…

T.Dubb’s, Robbinsville NC

Burgers, Wings, and BBQ

Dock Holiday House ~ Robbinsville NC

Dock Holiday House on Lake Santeetlah – Vacation cabin rental with private dock for swimming and boating. Level parking for cars, motorcycles, trailers.

Dragon Pitt Inn & BBQ, Maryville TN

Located in Tennessee on US 129 just 9 miles from the Dragon.

Wolf Creek Rentals

Slingshots, Jeeps, motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs, Can-Am Spyders. On Moonshiner 28 near the Dragon. Helmets & jackets available.

Cherokee Realty, Robbinsville NC

Local Real Estate Office Cherokee Realty offers a wide selection of properties for sale and vacation rentals including cottages along Lake Santeetlah and secluded mountain get-a ways. See all the details on our web site and call us today for reservations.

Cherohala Skyway Cabin, Tellico Plains TN

Two private studio cabins with hot tubs, surrounded by the Cherokee National Forest.  Located just 8 miles south of Tellico Plains TN, in the quaint mountain setting of Coker Creek.  Just minutes from the famous Cherohala Skyway and Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap famous touring loop, also located near the Ocoee River scenic…