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"The Tail of the Dragon"
One of America's most famous roads is dubbed The Tail of the Dragon. It's said to be the single most beautiful, thrilling and dangerous drive in the country.
Officially named Blount Gap, The Tail of the Dragon is a section of U. S. Highway 129 that runs between Blount County, TN and Swain County, NC. Though just eleven miles long, it boasts 318 sharp curves. There are no side streets or driveways, only the rugged Great Smoky Mountains and national forest land.
Many of the road's features have been given interesting names like Gravity Cavity, Copperhead Corner, and Wheelie Hell. Others are blind corners where unexpected hazards may appear...
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