Brothers and motorcycle enthusiasts, Casey and Corey Wilkinson set out on a trip to Deal’s Gap in North Carolina. More than that, they wanted to discover and document what attracted riders to The Gap and to riding in general. Nestled amid the Great Smoky Mountains National Park resides 318 curves in 11 miles known as Deal’s Gap or The Tail of the Dragon, as it is also known. Rich with beautiful scenery and challenging curves, the stretch of road is almost like a public racetrack that has become a haven for motorcycle enthusiasts.
Join two brothers as they set out to discover their fellow motorcyclists' passion for riding on one of the country's most beautiful and challenging roads: The infamous Dragon on the Smoky Mountain's US129.
How does a motorcycle adventure help a 75 year old father make up for lost time? How does a sportbiking chaplain find spiritual fulfillment in the twisties?How did motorcycling help a young woman battle cancer?
Viewers will experience 90+ minutes of riding, interviews, and Smoky Mountain scenery as well as find out how to access special features around the Dragon.
Why They Ride: A Moto-Documentary...