Back Of The Dragon Is 32 Miles Of White Knuckle Driving In Virginia That’s Not For The Faint Of Heart

Virginia has countless routes and highways that offer exquisite scenery, though none of them are quite like Back of the Dragon. This 32-mile route is scenic, yes, but you likely won’t notice much of the scenery as you keep a steady eye on the road. It’s considered one of the windiest routes on the East Coast, with over 300 curves. This adrenaline-inducing drive is mostly frequented by motorcycles, but drivers who are brave can also try their hand. Here’s more on the 32-mile drive in Virginia that’s not for the faint of heart.

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Have you ever driven the Back of the Dragon? What did you think? Be sure to share your experiences there with us! For another iconic drive that’s less harrowing, check out this beautiful 200-mile drive through Virginia.

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