Trip Planner: Scenic Drives

J. Stuart Staley Memorial Overlook

The most scenic spot on Highway 16/The Back of the Dragon is the Staley...

Mount Rogers Scenic Byway

Over 50 miles of beautiful scenery, the federally designated Mount Rogers Scenic Byway. To...

Skulls Gap Overlook

Beautiful view of Smyth County, just south of Chilhowie at Exit 35.

The Back of the Dragon

Thirty-two miles, three mountain ranges, and one unforgettable experience. The Back of the Dragon...

The Claw of the Dragon

It would be a challenge for motorcycle riders to find a more beautiful driving...

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