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Park Profile: Greenville’s Legacy Park

Contributing writer Kate Churches is reviewing family-friendly parks in the greater Greenville-Spartanburg area. 

With an enclosed toddler area and a wide open field dotted with shade trees, Legacy Park is one of the Upstate’s most popular parks.

The big kid structures are easy to see from the preschool area, so monitoring siblings is no headache. A lovely stone picnic pavilion, new restrooms and a landscaped water feature, give a more welcoming feel than other, older parks’ barebones structures. Kids love to meander (or sprint) down the rolling hills to the pond and fountain. Or, relax on porch-style bench swings. However you occupy your time, this park strikes perfect balance between enough visitors for children to make friends without being too crowded.

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