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The Arkansas Dragon - Hwy 123

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By Guest (0 McR Points) on Jun 01, 2009

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September 5, 2011
This is a great road with lots of great scenery.…
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October 25, 2010
OK, I've ridden the Dragon at Deal's Gap a few…

Written Directions

This route starts at the intersection of Hwy 7 and Hwy 123 which is about 40 miles north of Russellville, AR in a town called Lurton, AR. From here take Hwy 123 northeast up to Mt Judea.


The scenic is great if you get time to look. The switchback are around every corner. So many in fact, trucks are not allowed on this road!

Drive Enjoyment

There are more curves and switchbacks in these 15 miles. The views are great if you can take your eyes off the road long enough to look. Sorry no photos at this time, I was to busy scrapping my sideboards over the 15 miles of turns and, because they don't allow trucks on this road, the road is in great shape.

Tourism Opportunities

No amenities - just curves.

Motorcycle Road Additional info

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The Arkansas Dragon - Hwy 123
The Arkansas Dragon - Hwy 123
The Arkansas Dragon - Hwy 123
The Arkansas Dragon - Hwy 123
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October 26, 2009
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Motorcycle Type : Touring
the 5 miles of hairpins almost makes you forget the remainder of this most excellent road...
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