12 miles, non motorized trail, connects just east downtown Lexington with Kentucky Horse Park, 8 miles are paved and off road, numerous pieces of local art and landscape design, interpretative signage
The Legacy Trail is a unique, and exciting new trail for citizens and visitors to the Lexington area. Stretching 12 miles from the North Side YMCA all the way to the Kentucky Horse Park Campgrounds, this multi-use, non motorized trail system provides great recerational opportunities. 8 of the 12 miles are located off of roadways, and the entire length is paved. The Legacy Trail is also a home for local artists. There is interpretative signage along the way, and an additional trailhead at Cold Stream Park.