Bristol is a premier motorcycle destination that will have you exploring places like the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway, named “America’s Favorite Drive”. The Blue Ridge Parkway experience is unlike any other, riding through pastoral landscapes, stunning long-range vistas and close up views of rugged mountains. The Parkway runs for 469 miles starting from nearby Waynesboro Va., to the Southern Terminus near the Cherokee Indian Reservation in North Carolina.
The Bristol location provides you a great opportunity to venture to East Coast beaches. Explore beyond the mountains to find yourself at the end of the day enjoying historic Charleston, S.C., the breathtaking Low Country or historic Savannah, Ga.
Exciting attractions within a day ride include: The Great Smokey Mountains, Maggie Valley, Cumberland Gap, Wheels Through Time Museum, The Snake (489 curves in 33 miles), Tail of the Dragon (318 curves in 11 miles), Back of the Dragon (32 miles with over 260 curves), The Biltmore, or historic Abingdon, Va., just to name a few.