Legacy Parks Announces Launch of French Broad Veterans Memorial Park

Legacy Parks Foundation announced that the funds are in hand to begin construction of the French Broad Veterans Memorial Park, a 7-acre park overlooking the East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in east Knox County. Legacy Parks has raised $1.3 million for the initial construction of the park, including $250,000 from Knox [...]

September 8th, 2022|

REI Grant Will Fund More Adaptive Trails

Knoxville, Tenn. – Legacy Parks was awarded a $6,500 grant from REI to help create another adaptive trail at Sharps Ridge Veterans Memorial Park. The funds will be used to modify the existing Lincoln Trail so that there is access to adaptive trails on both sides of the ridge. [...]

July 14th, 2022|

New Adaptive Kayak Launch on Beaver Creek

A new BoardSafe Adaptive Kayak Launch has been installed on Beaver Creek at Powell High Landing. BoardSafe’s Adaptive Kayak Launches are designed for the widest range of users: young and old, novice and experienced, those who are physically able, those with limited mobility, and even paddlers in wheelchairs. This accessible [...]

April 29th, 2022|
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