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.

WILD Author Cheryl Strayed to Speak at Annual Legacy Luncheon


Cheryl Strayed, author of the memoir WILD, will be the featured speaker at the annual Legacy Luncheon for the Parks on the 11 of September at the gorgeous UT Holston River Farm in East Knoxville. Sponsorship opportunities and reservations are available now.

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  • 48 Hours in Knoxville Starts at Outdoor Adventure Center

    • Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine’s recent article 48 Hours in Knoxville notes we are “now fast becoming one of the hottest outdoor cities on the east coast.” And, they say the place to start is our Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center. As an outpost of the Knoxville Visitors Center, we have maps, brochures, magazines, and flyers about all sorts of activities. The Billy Lush Board Shop on the main level rents paddleboards, kayaks, canoes, and bikes to more details