Lindsey Gardens

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FacilitiesFacilities (06/16/2007) These are the facilities at Lindsey Gardens.

Secret TrailSecret Trail (06/16/2007) There is a little section of trail in the garden. It just wanders behind some houses.

MagpieMagpie (06/16/2007) The trees were filled with loud but well hidden magpies.

ThistleThistle (06/16/2007) There were several healthy specimen of thistle on the hillside above Lindsey Garden.

ThistleThistle (06/16/2007) Thistle is a composite with bright purple flowers and spiny leaves.

Salt Lake CemetarySalt Lake Cemetary (06/16/2007) This picture shows the Salt Lake Cemetery seen from above Lindsey Gardens with the University Medical complex in the distance.

A view toward Red ButteA view toward Red Butte (06/16/2007) This picture from Lindsey Gardens shows the University Medical Center framed by Red Butte Canyon.

Fire House 4Fire House 4 (06/16/2007) A fire station next to the Salt Lake Cemetary.

Upper AvenuesUpper Avenues (06/16/2007) There are some expensive homes in the upper avenues. I am not sure if the homes are part of the avenues or federal heights.

Running TrackRunning Track (06/16/2007) There is a nice paved running track looping this flood basin in the avenues.

HoopsHoops (06/16/2007) An interesting design for baskeball hoops in the Avenues.

Playing FieldPlaying Field (06/16/2007) This picture shows a playing field with Rice Eccles Stadium and Mount Olympus in the distance.

Soccer FieldSoccer Field (06/16/2007) A soccer field in the Salt Lake City Avenues.

Pine ConesPine Cones (06/16/2007) Pine cones and needles in the Avenues.

Cement Walk WayCement Walk Way (06/16/2007) A walking path in the park north of Lindsey Gardens.

Cemetery EntranceCemetery Entrance (06/16/2007) The entrance to the Salt Lake City Cemetery on 11th avenue in the Avenues

Garner Funeral HomeGarner Funeral Home (06/16/2007) The Garner Funeral Home on 11th Avenue is just north of the Salt Lake City cemetery.

Garner Funeral HomeGarner Funeral Home (06/16/2007) This building is just North of the Salt Lake Cemetery on 11th avenue.

Salt Lake CemeterySalt Lake Cemetery (06/16/2007) This is a section of the Salt Lake Cemetery in the Avenues.

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Lindsey Gardens

Lindsey Gardens the Avenues of Salt Lake City has an off leash area. As I have been tasked with walking a dog, I thought it would check it out. Lindsey Garden Park is adjacent to the 250 acre Salt Lake City Cemetery. This cemetery is the largest City operated cemetery in the United States.

Lindsey Gardens is marked as containing one of the eight official off leash areas in Salt Lake County Park system (PDF); So, I thought I would check the area out.

On June 15, 2007, I headed out with Coco in tow for some frisbee tossing. Unfortunately, I discovered that the section of the park set aside for the dogs was covered with trees. The trees made frisbee tossing a chore. Even worse, the pine trees had dropped cones that had little sharp thorns. The frisbee game failed. When I tossed the frisbee, Coco would step on a pine cone and wipe out.


Context: Parks - Utah

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