Pineola Python Route 181-72 Miles, Over 180 curves from Linville NC to Morganton NC and Back

Blast- new pavement too! Better than the Tail of the Dragon and closer!!

-Craig Manges Sr July 2017

Excellent ride. We rode it twice and it is definitely worth the drive up here.

-Pamela Howard Shores June 2017

The Pineola Python Route 181 – Linville to Morganotn NC and Back

North Carolina is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes and thrilling motorcycle routes, and one of the most exhilarating rides in the state is the Pineola Python 181. This scenic route, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, offers motorcyclists an unforgettable journey through winding roads, picturesque vistas, and charming small towns such as Linville and Morganton, North Carolina. Join us as we explore the highlights and attractions along this captivating ride.

As you set off from Pineola, you’ll find yourself on Highway 181, a road famous among motorcycle enthusiasts for its twists and turns. This stretch of asphalt winds its way through the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, providing riders with an exhilarating experience.


185 Curves
72 miles
2200 Feet Elevation

Linville to Morganton

The Pineola Python 181 motorcycle ride route in North Carolina is a thrilling adventure that combines the joy of riding with the beauty of nature. From the charming town of Pineola to the awe-inspiring views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this route offers an unforgettable experience for motorcycle enthusiasts. So, gear up, hop on your bike, and get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey through some of North Carolina’s most captivating landscapes.

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