back of the dragon

tame the beast

Experience the


Want to try an on-road mountain challenge? Hop in a Slingshot SL and hit the nation’s premier riding road. With 32 miles of curves, Back of the Dragon crosses three mountains in its course from Tazewell, Virginia to Marion, Virginia.

The ride has elevation changes of up to 3,500 feet and takes you through 438 curves, including switchbacks, slaloms and S-curves. Don't miss the breath-taking backdrop or the many opportunities to pull off the road and snap a photo.

Visit the welcome center on Main Street in Tazewell to find information, buy Back of the Dragon apparel and souvenirs, and get more details on Slingshot rentals.

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2019 Slingshot SL

Two Seats