Motorcycle rides in western N.C.
Because of the popularity of motorcycle rides in western North Carolina, a colorful ride guide map is available for ride enthusiasts. The rides range from 33 miles to 200-plus miles, from mild to difficult, and all offer spectacular mountain views. Featured rides include The Dragon & Cherohala Skyway, Nantahala Gorge and Wayah Bald, The Great Easy Waterfall Ride, Mt. Mitchell & Chimney Rock, Short & Sweet, and The Rattler. The accompanying directions are detailed and specific, with mileage and time estimates. The free brochure also includes Blue Ridge Parkway highlights, phone numbers for visitor centers in Canton, Maggie Valley and Waynesville, and a description of the motorcycle museum Wheels Through Time in Maggie Valley. You can call and request the guide or download it from the website below.