Ride Information

“Back of the Dragon 16” – Motorcycle Map

The BackoftheDragon16.com motorcycle ride is 32 miles starting from Marion to Tazewell VA with over a combination 300 curves, switchbacks, sweeping turns, valleys, mountains and great views. The motorcycle ride back of the dragon is one of the most thrilling experiences a rider can ever have. It starts off with a winding road that takes you through the mountains and valleys of Tennessee. The scenery is breathtaking, with lush green forests, towering mountain. The road is narrow and twisty, with sharp turns and tight curves. As you make your way through the mountains, you can feel the excitement building.

Turn By Turn Directions

Drive 32 mi, 58 minutes

Ride Start Address:
1149 N Main St, Marion, VA 24354 – 29.4 mi, 54 minutes

  • Head south toward N Main St – 75 ft
  • Turn right onto N Main St – 112 ft
  • Turn right after McDonald’s (on the left)Continue to follow VA-16 N – 13.4 mi
  • Turn left to stay on VA-16 N – 15.9 mi
  • 1869 Crab Orchard Rd, Tazewell, VA 24651 – 2.14 mi, 4 minutes
  • Head north on US-19 BUS N/US-460 BUS E toward US-19 BUS N/US-460 BUS E – 2.11 mi
  • Turn left onto Annex AveDestination will be on the left – 190 ft

Ride End Address:
592 W Main St, Tazewell, VA 24651, USA


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