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Come Join all of us at the 12th Annual Fall 2018 CROSSFIRE "Tail of the Dragon"
In the Mountains of North Carolina (off HWY 28 just 9 miles south of the Dragon's South end)


Official website - CLICK >Tail of the Dragon
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PLEASE POST IN THIS THREAD IF YOU WILL BE ATTENDING
Please provide your name(s) and city and state
Please indicate your arrival day (am/pm) and check out (departure) day
You will then be added to the attendance list in post #2

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About the event:
Enjoy the accommodations at the Fontana Village Resort in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina.
Enjoy meeting other members and experience some incredible driving in groups around the Smokey Mountains.
This get-together (GTG) is for drivers of all skill levels and driving interests.
Route leaders will be taking individual groups on daily routes that vary from a relaxing drive in the mountains, to those that might make some passengers (and even DRIVERS) hold on tight.

IF you have never been to the Dragon or if you have not been to the Dragon in a few years, please review these threads:

https://www.crossfireforum.org/forum...-carolina.html
https://www.crossfireforum.org/forum...il-dragon.html

Room reservations
We have added Thursday night October 4th to our room block for those who want to arrive a day earlier than the majority of folks who will arrive Friday
Check-in time is 4:00PM - Check-out time is 11:00AM

Just call (828) 498 2211 and ask for the reservations desk.
Tell them your booking with the "Chrysler Crossfire Group" to be certain to get our reduced group rate.
Our discounted room rates are $89 + Tax (without any additional fees)
When making your reservation your credit card will be charged $89 + Tax (One Night) for a deposit

We have both 2 queen bed and 1 King bed rooms available while they last.

Reservations must be made by August 1 to get a room at our group rate.

IF YOU MUST CANCEL YOUR RESERVATION
For reservations canceled between ninety days and twelve months before arrival, there will be a fifty dollar cancellation fee assessed.
For reservations canceled less than ninety days before arrival, there will be a penalty of one night assessed

AVOID CANCELLATION FEES
Please keep in mind that we always have last-minute attendees looking for a place to stay
(and the lodge WILL likely be booked as we near the cutoff date ).
If you must cancel, announce it in this thread before contacting Fontana Lodge
There may be someone here who will gladly take over your reservation.
Once they choose to do this for you ....you can then call the lodge and ask them to give your room to the other guest by providing their full name
Your credit card will be credited once they have the new credit card info from the person who takes over your reservation

CLICK >
Google Maps
Set your GPS to:
300 Woods Rd.
Fontana Dam, North Carolina

This will bring you directly to the Fontana Lodge


CLICK > to see Spring & Fall Dragon Attendance History

If distance to this event is a problem consider flying into Knoxville and renting a car
It's only about a 75 minute drive to the Lodge where we all stay
There is always a passenger seat open for you to ride along in a Crossfire and enjoy the fun

This event is not to be missed I assure you
CLICK > McGhee Tyson Airport



318 Turns in 11 miles - The "Tail of the Dragon"






Sunrise over the mountains seen from Fontana Lodge










Hope to see ya there !!!


 

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Attending

Aking57 - Andy - Apex, North Carolina - Thursday - Sunday
Valk - Gary - Aurora, Illinois - Thursday PM - Monday AM
GrannyX - James & Tina -
Drexel, North Carolina - Thursday - Sunday
badcookie - Clifford - Dayton, Ohio - Thursday - Sunday
Crystal - Crystal & (son)
Jayson - Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Thursday - Monday

Diana Pierson - Diana Pierson - Mims, Florida - Thursday - Monday
KDW4Him - Kathy & Klay - Alma Michigan - Thursday - Monday
Xfer -
Paul - Daytona Beach, Florida - Thursday - Sunday
mr.peebody_2011 - Zachary -
Thursday through Sunday
Pizzaguy - Mark - Hurst, Texas - Thursday - Monday

msxfire - Lisa - Macomb, Michigan -

Kleito - Charlie & Marilyn - Kennesaw, Georgia - Friday - Sunday
dedwards0323 - Dennis & Roberta - Upstate South Carolina - Thursday - Monday
CLA - Cheryl - Jacksonville, Florida - Thursday - Monday
aschrager - Alan - The Villages, Florida - Thursday - Monday
Iamfink2 - Pat & Mickie - Laurel, Maryland - Thursday - Sunday
newB2012 - Terry & Barbara - Roxboro, North Carolina - Thursday - Monday
sahamel - Shirley - Austin, Indiana - Friday - Sunday

Samlank - Sam & Jen -Greensboro, North Carolina - Thursay - Sunday
crazyfred - Fred & Barb - Griffith, Indiana - Thursday - Sunday

Red Dog - Bob & Cindy - Key Largo, Florida - Thursday - Monday
Jeff1954 - Jeff & Barbara - Winter Springs, Florida - Friday - Monday
Customcover - Mark & Margie - Silvis, Illinois - Thursday - Monday
Mickey5469 - John & Ella - Gainesville, Georgia - Friday - Sunday

Saul Klein - Titusville, Florida - Friday - Sunday
Len Coppold - Melbourne, Florida - Friday - Sunday
amx1397 - Jim & Mary -Ft. Lauderdale, Florida - Friday - Sunday
miamimatt - Matt, Ralph and Mario - Florida - Friday - Sunday
ala_xfire - George - Lineville, Alabama - Thursday - Sunday
Thornh - Thorn & Margaret -
Greensboro, North Carolina -
Thursday - Monday

Shamrock - Wayne + 1 Wilmington, North Carolina - Friday - Sunday
Black Fire - Leon - Vermillion, South Dakota - Thursday - Monday
elijahhughes1 - Elijah - Kansas City, Missouri - Thursday - Sunday
UnDunnY2K - Jeff & Colleen - Oconomowoc, Wisconsin - Thursday - Monday
Tar Heel David - David & Mary, Charlotte, North Carolina - Friday - Sunday
Big Daddy - Paul & Gayle - Ottawa, Ontario, Canada - Thursday - Monday
gump - Ned & Linda - St. Davids Ontario - Thursday - Monday
loriwildman - Dean & Lori - Indianapolis, Indiana - Thursday - Sunday
GWN05- Terry & MaryEllen - North Bay Ontario
Grey Blitz - Jack & Inge - North Port, Florida - Thursday - Monday

NotBlu - Jim and Kathleen - Rockwall, Texas - Friday - Monday
Gonracn - Dennis - Newton, New Jersey - Thursday - Monday
massgold - Patrick & Christine - Port Colborne, Ontario - Friday - Sunday
TeamSapphire - Kara & Dorothy - Pensacola, Florida - Thursday - Monday

Yellobird - Melanie - Wilmington, North Carolina - Thursday - Sunday
myblackcobra - Doug - Roswell, Georgia -
Thursday thru Sunday
(Friend of myblackcobra) - Bill - Niagara on The Lake, Ontario - Thursday thru Sunday
zip439 - Steve & Jessie - Abbeville, Alabama -Thursday - Monday
+fireamx - Mike & Shaune - Akron, Ohio - Friday - leaving Sunday
cg80 - Carl - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - Thursday - Sunday


Donna Rae Hughes - Donna & Joe - Cartersville, Georgia - Friday - Sunday
amarks41 - Al & Mary - Gainesville, Georgia - Thursday - Saturday
Len Mriscin - Len & Susan - Tierra Verde, Florida - Thursday - Sunday
Wangsness Richard (Facebook)

James1549 - James & Tammi - Friday - Sunday morning
Cjmz888 - Chris & Josie - Ontario Canada - Thursday to Monday
Rapps - Ann & Gary - Michigan
Pete and his son - Palm Beach, Florida - Friday - Sunday
JoetoOcool - Joe - Waverly, New York - Friday - Monday
LarsKeller - Lars & Joyce - Friday - Sunday

Donze - Ralph - Gonzales, Lousiana - Thursday - Monday
Eric Xfire6 - Eric - New Carlisle, Ohio - Thursday - Sunday
DebbieWalker - Debbie - Screvens, Georgia - Friday - Sunday
Rets - John - Tennessee - Thursday-Sunday
Allen Madigan - Allen & Patrick - Phoenix Arizona - Thursday - Sunday
Oakwood_XF - Tricia - Oakwood, Georgia - Friday - leaving Sunday
Rapps - Ann & Gary - Huntington Woods, Michigan - Friday - Sunday
Jim Martinich - Jim & Linda - Racine,Wisconsin




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Clifford for sure and Gabby <<(maybe). Dayton, Ohio, Thursday thru Sunday
 

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I'll be there! Arriving The 4th, checking out the 8th.

Just me, not Marc. As of right now, I'm bringing my black SRT6 Roadster, Bella Noir.

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
 

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Arriving Thursday the 4th and Leaving Monday the 8th
 
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Attending

Valk - Gary - Aurora, Illinois - Thursday PM - Monday AM
GrannyX - James & Tina -
Drexel, North Carolina - Thursday - Sunday
badcookie - Clifford - Dayton, Ohio - Thursday - Sunday
Crystal - Crystal -
Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Thursday - Monday
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Zachary J. early Friday (i hope) thru Sunday.
 
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Kleito - Charlie & Marilyn - Kennesaw, GA - Friday - Sunday



 

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Dennis & Roberta - Upstate SC - THU to MON
 
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I will be there - flying in to GSP and 'borrowing' an SRT from Jeff.
 
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Cheryl
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Thurs-Mon

Please private message me some feedback on run looking to do with Diana this year - early so we can make changes. Dont have to stop at all these places (GPS routing points). Picnic lunch along way ...
Fontana Dam to Sunburst Falls via 215 .... hop on Blue Ridge Pwky to Graveyard Fields-Looking Glass Rock Overlook - Log Hollow Overlook- pick up 276 Looking Glass Falls (stop for sure) - head north 276 to Soco Falls (?) and either hop on Blue Ridge again or take 19 to Casino/SPA then head back (will be getting dark).
A little long and can easily be shortened by skipping some or re-routing. Hoping for some feedback from Spring as well.
 
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I am also attending. I have a room at the Fontana. I reserved it about 3 month ago. Thursday thru Monday
 
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Pat & Mickie will be there. Thursday thru Sunday.
 
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I'm excited to see all of the posts from all of you who will be coming.
Note.... I will be updating the list of attendees every evening when I am at home on my computer and following this thread daily.
We have a whole summer ahead of us but still very much looking forward to this Fall event and coming in my new 6 Speed Roadster 😎
 
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