Leaving East Tennessee Better Than We Found It

Legacy Parks Foundation works to ensure that our community enjoys exceptional recreational opportunities, natural beauty and open spaces, and that those assets exist for generations to come.


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The Get Out and Play! Guide - a comprehensive publication of every park, trail, river, or green space to make it easy for you to get active has been produced by Legacy Parks and the Knoxville Mercury. The guide is available at the Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center, Visit Knoxville, Knox Co. Health Department, and several medical offices.
For fun and your health - get out and play!

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  • Comcast Cares About Baker Creek Preserve

    • Join Legacy Parks, the Appalachian Mountain Bike Club (AMBC), and Comcast on Saturday, April 30 at 8 a.m. to help improve the environment and create recreational amenities at the new, 100-acre addition to Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness. Comcast Cares Day brings together employees, families, friends and community partners around the world to volunteer and make change happen in local communities. This year, Baker Creek Preserve is one of the locations where volunteers can make a difference. more details