The Dragon

318 Curves in 11 Miles

The Deals Gap Motorcycle Resort is located at Deals Gap, North Carolina and is nestled deep in the Great Smoky Mountains on the NC/TN state line. We are also known to many as Deals Gap.

1 of the Top 5 Rides In The World

318 Curves in 11 Miles

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Original Home of THE DRAGON

Deal's Gap Reservation and Online Store

DGMR Events and Maps




For the past 8 years Deals Gap Motorcycle Resort has supported the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Ride For Kids Program.  This year we have proudly been selected as the keystone event in TN.  On October 7 2017 we will be hosting a all day event with music, food, Star children who are currently in treatment or have been cured of this horrible cancer.  Our goal is to raise $75,000 and so far we have already reached over $12,000.  Help us by going to our event page(CLICK HERE)and donate and any amount over $35.00 you will receive a custom Dragon Shirt made for this event.  You can also just show up at the gap between 12:30 and 2:30 and sign up for the event or simply donate money.



Ok Gang here you go, I am personally challenging you to create a team or register on your own and help us raise money.

Top Donor: The top individual fundraiser earns a three-day private ride in the area with the owner of Deals Gap. Includes three nights in 2018 of accommodations at Deals Gap Motorcycle resort. Fundraiser must raise a minimum of $3,000 to qualify.


Top Team: The team who raises the most money earns a free 3-day stay in 2018 for the team (up to 14 people-seven rooms with double occupancy) at Deals Gap Resort. Team must raise a minimum of $5,000 total to qualify.



We will be closing the Grill and Motel at the end of business on Saturday evening October 28th 2017. We'll plan on keeping the Store open for a couple more weeks with the hours of 9:00am - 6:00pm. Come see us while you still can for the 2017. 


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of David Burris, Manager or Deals Gap Motorcycle Resort. Such a great guy with the best sense of humor. Greatly missed. We will have a celebration of life for David this summer at the resort. Details will be released on our DGMR Facebook page. In the meantime, if you would like to do something for David and his family, you can ride with us or donate to the DGMR Destination Ride he was planning to ride in to fundraise for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation® Ride for Ride for Kid's®. Just click on David's name in the list of riders, and then click the Donate Now or Join David's Team buttons.


2017 Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation® Ride Event

Date: October 7, 2017
Ride with Us, Support a Rider,
and/or Join the Events at DGMR

Contact DGMR

17548 Tapoco Road, Robbinsville, NC, 28771.
US & Canada: 800-889-5550 | International: 828-498-2231

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Welcome to the Official site for Deals Gap, Deals Gap Motorcycle Resort, The Dragon, and official and original Dragon t-shirts and items. Deals Gap Motorcycle Resort was established in 1981 at the head of the Dragon and quickly grew into a hub for all things Dragon, including our motel to stay at as you discover the area or ride the roads, a place to eat, have a beer or just hang out and watch the bikes and people. Thanks for visiting, and if you have any questions please feel free to contact us or come on by.

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