Draper is located halfway between Salt Lake City and Utah County, with about 20 miles in each direction. Some neighborhoods are high up in the mountains with panoramic views of the city and the Great Salt Lake. Draper is right on the border of the ever expanding tech center in Utah. It’s already the home of e-commerce giants like eBay and 1-800 Contacts. Draper is also the home of the new Living Planet Aquarium and the Point of the Mountain is one of the best hang gliding and paragliding locations in the world. The city is home to more than 35 parks and more than 80 miles of trails for hiking and biking. Forbes magazine has ranked Utah the No. 1 state for business four out of the last five years. Salt Lake County is the home of the NBA’s Utah Jazz, Real Salt Lake of the MLS, University of Utah Pac-12 athletics and was the host of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games.