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Pioneer Park

350 W Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1702
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Not a place to visit

This is the worst park in Utah. It’d be a 2 or 3, but the drug dealers and homeless people who hang... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ed B
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Eagle Mountain, Utah
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Homeless Park.

Not be crude. I care about the homeless. This park is near the greyhound and amtrak stations and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cory S
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good11%
  • Average15%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible41%
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350 W Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1702
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the worst park in Utah. It’d be a 2 or 3, but the drug dealers and homeless people who hang out there ruined it. There are some decent restaurants nearby, but don’t go near this place, especially at night.

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not be crude. I care about the homeless. This park is near the greyhound and amtrak stations and is within a couple of blocks to all the major shelters downtown and the free clinic. Not a place to hang out unless you are heading to...More

Thank Cory S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't recommend going to this park unless you are attending an event. There is a large homeless population that frequents this park.

Thank tallon4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While Pioneer Park has an interesting history (the first Utah pioneers camped there, little of that is evident at the site. The park has now become a campsite for homeless people, and safety could be somewhat of an issue. Not much to see now.

Thank 912nlees
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park itself is nice with a duck pond, paddle boats, a bridge and gazebo which would be great for wedding or engagement photos. There are grills for cooking in the summer, and a nice playground. Unfortunately there are many vagrants, homeless, and what appears...More

Thank Derek D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a park filled with homeless and drug deals. There is no reason to venture into this park. There are incidents of; violence, crime and other situations related to drug dealing.

Thank giovannonislc
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Stay away!!!! Too many homeless and they will approach you to harass you. Such a black eye on the city

Thank Lim L
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A beautiful green area but certainly not for the family. If you want to meet interesting people with very diverse backgrounds, then this is probably your place. I would not suggest going there in the evening.

Thank IndySig
Reviewed 24 October 2017

some are a bit down on their luck, but they are all seeking to make a better life for themselves and others..

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The tragedy of Pioneer Park is that I would love to call it a "must-see. It's actually a pretty park, and is one of the most historic places in Salt Lake City, because it's the actual site of the very first fort that was built...More

Thank HoleySneakers
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