Monday

June 5

Bluefield, VA

 

Tueday

June 6

Blowing Rock, NC

 

Wednesday

June 7

Gatlinburg, TN  –  Oak Ridge Check-in

 

Thursday – Saturday

June 8 – 11

Oak Ridge, TN

This is a RAIN OR SHINE event!

We will cruise regardless of weather — it doesn’t dampen the fun.  Outdoor activities will be adjusted as needed.

In the event of severe weather we will make the assessment at that time.



Leg 1:  Bluefield, Virginia

June 5  –  Monday – Head & Back of the Dragon, Blue Ridge Parkway

Host Hotel:  TBD

8:30 AM:  Pre-Event Assembly

9:00 AM: 

11:00 AM: Arrive at Back of the Dragon Welcome Center, Tazewell, VA (Services Available)

11:30 AM:

12:15 PM:

1:30 PM:

3:00 PM: Arrive  (Limited Services; No Gas)

4:30 PM:

6:00 PM:


Leg 2:  Blowing Rock, North Carolina

June 6  –  Tuesday – Craggy Garden / Diamondback / Devil’s Whip / Mt. Mitchell

Host Hotel: TBD

8:30 AM: Pre-Event Assembly – Food Lion (7533 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC)

9:00 AM: Depart for Blue Ridge Parkway

10:00 AM:

10:30 AM:

12:00 PM: Arrive in Weaverville Plaza, Weaverville, NC.  (Lunch – Services available)

1:30 PM: 

4:00 PM:


Leg 3:  Road to Oak Ridge

June 7  –  Wednesday – Cherokee, NC / Cherohala Skyway / Wahaya Road

Host Hotel:  TBD

8:30 AM:  Pre-Event Assembly – Gatlinburg, TN

9:00 AM: 

10:00 AM:

11:30 AM:

12:30 PM:

2:00 PM:

5:00 PM:

5:00 PM:

6:30 PM: Dinner – Wear your Local Club Shirts @ Buddy’s BBQ – 328 S. Illinois Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

 

Leg 4:  Oak Ridge, TN

June 8  –  Thursday –  Tail of the Dragon / Moonshiner 28 / Maggie Valley / TBD
Host Hotel for duration: DoubleTree Hilton Hotel Oak Ridge – Knoxville, 215 S. Illinois Avenue, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830

08:30 AM: Pre-Event Assembly – DoubleTree Parking Lot (Rear)

09:00 AM: Depart for Tail of the Dragon

10:30 AM: Arrive Tail of the Dragon / Souvenirs / Restroom

11:00 AM: Depart TOD / Moonshiner 28

12:30 PM: Lunch:  TBD

02:00 PM:  TBD

03:30 PM:  Cruise 1:  Scenic Route  (Back roads – 3 hrs)

03:30 PM:  Cruise 2:  Direct Route (Interstate – 2 hrs)

05:30 PM:  Direct Route Cruise returns

06:30 PM:  Scenic Route Cruise Returns

08:00 PM: After Dinner Social – DoubleTree Hotel Lounge


June 9  –  Friday

No events planned.  Free day for those to explore or relax. Recommended areas: 

Sevierville, TN

Floyd Garrett’s Muscle Car Museum

Tennesee Museum of Aviation

Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park

Harrisburg Covered Bridge (photo op)

Emerts Cove Covered Bridge (photo op)

Tanger Outlet Mall

Forbidden Caverns

Gatlinburg, TN

Walk-able “downtown” area.  You can pay-to-park and walk.

Tuckaleechee Caverns, Townsend TN

Various distilleries downtown

Mountain coasters

Handful of attractions (Ripley’s, Aquarium)

Hollywood Star Cars

Pigeon Forge, TN

Not as easy to walk from place to place.  Mostly driving.

The Island in Pigeon Forge (free entry) 

Go-Karts, arcades

Shopping

Tons of attractions


June 10  –  Saturday – Pat Gardner Devil’s Triangle Memorial Cruise

Norris Dam / Nemo Trailhead / Lone Mountain State Forest

08:30 AM: Pre-Event Assembly – DoubleTree Parking Lot (Rear)

09:00 AM:

10:45 PM:

11:15 PM:

11:30 PM:

12:30 PM:

05:00 PM:

06:30 PM: Awards Banquet


June 11  –  Sunday – Check Out Day

11:00 AM: Hotel Check Out Time