After traveling nearly 600 miles I arrived at the world famous Tail of the Dragon. Before setting off down the twists and turns that lay before me I was informed of SEVERAL POLICE CARS that were spotted heading down the road. Needless to say after 11 hours of riding the last thing I wanted to do was get a ticket or worse yet crash and have a nearly 600 mile walk back to Jacksonville, FL. So I set out to enjoy this wonderful road yet again with that in mind.
Just cruising the Gap and enjoying every turn along the way. There was a biker down about 3/4 through the run, when I saw him next they were placing him on a gurney and putting him in an ambulance. Hope he recovers fully! Never like to see a fellow rider go down. Thankfully he did have on full leathers.
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Street Killers: Insane Deals Gap Crash
Guy takes a nasty crash off the side of a mountain on his F4i. All filmed
with GoPro cameras at Deal's Gap ( The Tail of The Dragon).
You can see the rut he hits which locks his front tire and causes his rear
to slide out, he then somehow saves the bike from going over with him.
I've opened all comments to be posted without approval just so I don't have
to read the non-sense anymore. Check out all our other videos.
Motorcycle Crash at Deals Gap
Local KTM Rider passes us on a blind corner just to have a Stupid Harley
rider waiting for him in the middle of the road.
The Harley guy lost his gloves and was trying to pick em up, but the KTM
guy (was not with us) passed up because we were going little bit too slow
for his pace and came up on the HD guy. No one was injured and everyone
Cherohala Skyway R6 Crash / Test my frame Slider
Riding Cherohala Skyway came up on a motorcycle crash, also had a chance to
test out my frame sliders. Stopped by to see the after math of a crash,
when I saw the bike I was shocked that the guy didn't have a scratch on
Wear Your Gear Folks!!!
This happened in the beginning of the year 2011 not sure on the exact date.
Chaos on the Dragon
July 19, 2008 video of truck crossing 318 curves in 11 miles on the Tail of
the Dragon, while THP ignores lane violations. This video is COPYRIGHT
PROTECTED. No reproduction or use of this video is allowed without our
written permission. TAIL OF THE DRAGON, LLC
ZX-10 Crash on The Dragon
My GoPro on my buddies zx10 as he follows me through the Gap. His rearset
drags sending the bike off the side of the hill.
Edit: Crash is at the end of the vid.
Deals Gap "Tail of the Dragon" on a Gold Wing
This is a video of us riding our Gold Wings through the entire length of
the Tail of the Dragon (US 129, Deal's Gap), plus a few miles before "the
overlook". Our lines are not great to say the least, but part of the reason
for taking toe video was to learn from it. We don't pretend to have talent
just because we have experience (which is a common and dangerous
Dragon Tail (w/ Badass RX-7)
This RX-7 just ROARS in front of us outta nowhere. We were in my bf's old
EVO X MR in this vid
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Big thanks to user Iamvezm for sending me the link :)
You Go Where You Look
On the "Tail of the Dragon", on October 16, 2012, a bike crossed the center
line and crashed into an oncoming car. Both vehicles were totaled, but
both men are reported as "okay." I offer this video as an illustration of
the fact that, on a bike, you go where you look. ANYONE can make a
mistake. The toll when one is made involving a bike is usually higher than
anyone wants to pay.