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SLCo Parks
6332 South Airport Road  
West Jordan, UT 84084
Phone: (385) 468-7275
Fax: (385) 468-1855

In case of a park related emergency after hours/on weekends or holidays please call 385-468-6101.

Wheadon Farm Regional Park

13800 South 440 East, Draper | Directions

Wheadon Farm Park Playground

About the Park

Wheadon Farm is a 64 acre regional park located in Draper with a farm-themed destination playground, several amenities, open space and areas dedicated for local farmers to grow produce.  Currently, the site has two parcels of land that are leased to farmers through Salt Lake County Urban Farming.

Historical Information

For many years, this land was home to Gene and Deane Wheadon’s farm.  At the farm the Wheadons raised poultry, tomatoes, peppers, alfalfa, and it was best known in its later years as Gene's pumpkin patch.  In 1997, Gene partnered with Utah Open Lands to have the farm placed under a conservation easement.  Salt Lake County purchased the property in 2008 committing to keep the land open to the public and honor its agricultural tradition.  The park opened to the public in June 2016. 

Park Amenities

  • Restrooms
  • Pavilion - Reservable
  • Lawn and Benches
  • Sports Field
  • Destination Playground
  • Walking Path
  • Urban Farming Parcel
Operating Days - Sun-Sat
Hours - Dawn to Dusk
64 Acres
Class One Regional Park   

Wheadon Farm- Tractor ThumbnailPlayground Tractor

Wheadon Farm Lawn Area
Lawn Area

Wheadon Farm- Pavilion ThumbnailPavilion

Related Information:

Open Space Acquisition