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210 Blue Ridge Dr N, Marion, NC 28752, USA
210 Blue Ridge Drive North Marion North Carolina 28752 US

6500 Acre Reservoir-98 Miles-Elevation 1200 feet

The Lake James loop motorcycle ride is a scenic and captivating journey that takes riders on a picturesque route around Lake James in North Carolina. The Lake James, located in the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains is a 6,510 acre reservoir lake in western North Carolina with 150 shoreline miles. This ride offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and thrilling riding experience. As riders navigate the winding roads, they are treated to stunning views of the sparkling lake, surrounded by lush forests and rolling hills at an elevation of 1200 feet. Lake James is named for tobacco tycoon and benefactor of Duke University James Buchanan Duke.

Along the way, riders can take breaks at various scenic spots, such as overlooks and picnic areas, to soak in the breathtaking views and capture memorable photographs. Whether you’re a seasoned rider or a beginner, the Lake James loop motorcycle ride promises a delightful and unforgettable experience, combining the joy of riding with the serenity of nature. There are marinas, restaurants, hiking trails and a state park for camping. The Lake James loop is known for its smooth pavement and well-maintained roads, making it an ideal choice for motorcycle enthusiasts seeking a smooth and enjoyable ride.

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