Looking down on VA 16 from the first overlook as you drive from Tazewell, Virginia to Marion, Virginia, on the Back of the Dragon.
Ken Stephens, of Panama City Beach, Fla., just as he arrived in Tazewell, Va.
The Well Coffee Shop one of the many business that have opened as the Back of the Dragon has gained in popularity.
Motorcyclists rest and talk after riding the Back of the Dragon from Marion, Va. to Tazewell, Va.
A room at the Old Jail in Tazewell, Va.
Irma Mitchell, owner of the Front Porch and president of Tazewell Today, an organization dedicated to revitalizing the town.
Trivia night at the Painted Peak brewery.
Larry Davidson, the creator of the Back of the Dragon
Larry Davidson at an overlook on VA 16, also known as the Back of the Dragon