OVERVIEW

Buckle up for an adrenaline-pumping ride with Trailhead Adventures. Guests will slide into a Polaris Slingshot and let loose on the “Back of the Dragon.” This infamous road is recognized nationally for its 438 hairpin turns over 32 miles. While twisting and turning on the drive, guests will experience numerous elevation changes in the gorgeous Appalachian Mountains of Southwest Virginia. While scaling three mountains, guests will see breathtaking views around every corner. As they continue on this on-road adventure, guests will find themselves in the town of Marion, where they can grab a bite to eat in one of the unique local restaurants and browse the shops on Main Street. Marion is known for its scenic beauty and named after the American Revolutionary War officer, Francis Marion. After soaking in the incredible views and history, guests make their way back to Tazewell, the scenic gateway to the heart of the Appalachians. Once guests have experienced the infamous “Back of the Dragon,” no adventure will ever compare.

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ADVENTURE DETAILS
Ride Type: On Road
Vehicle Types: Slingshot
Duration: Half Day, Full Day, Two Hour
Difficulty Level: Intermediate

ADVENTURE OUTFITTER
Operator: TRAILHEAD ADVENTURES
Phone: (276) 945-3089

GUEST REQUIREMENTS

Drivers must be 25 years of age or older. Specific Outfitter or state regulations may supersede guidelines, please confirm with the local Outfitter.


LOCATION DETAILS
Seasonality: Summer, Fall
Terrain Type: Road

WHAT TO BRING

Guests are recommended to bring sunscreen and eye protection.


SAFETY & SUSTAINABILITY

Polaris Adventures focuses on the safety of every rider, from vehicle overviews & training before every ride to a modern check out process, our outfitters are there to make sure you have a safe, memorable, adventure.

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HAVE A QUESTION?

Get in touch with any of our Outfitters directly to learn more about their adventures, requirements or how to build your perfect getaway. You can find their contact info above.

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Starting at $149