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Olympic Ski Jump Complex, Lake Placid

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Fun & Games
See how Olympians soar to new heights at Olympic Ski Jump Complex, a year-round training and competition site for many of the country's top athletes. Originally built in 1917, this complex contains the state-of-the-art 90 m (295 ft) and 120 m (393 ft) ski jump towers erected for the 1980 Winter Olympics. Just a short drive from Lake Placid, the complex also features a popular sky deck, offering unobstructed views of the surrounding Adirondack High Peaks. You can watch ski jumpers train and get a bird's-eye view of what they see as they speed down the ramp. Stop by the athletes' preparation room to see how participants warm up before each jump. Before you head to Lake Placid, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Lake Placid itinerary maker, to make sure you see all that Lake Placid has to offer, including Olympic Ski Jump Complex.
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  • It is good to see there, but I think this is one of the place that could be see in a good period, winter. I am after not a lof of snow, not possible to see ski jumping from bottom. Super that you can ...  more »
  • We took the elevator to the top of the ski jump and the views were spectacular! It was awesome to see how high they actually jump from. When you get off the elevator there's an indoor room with window...  more »
  • I have tried to visit the place at the end of March. There was no car. In the parking lot. I assumed that it was closed. In fact there is not to much to visit in lake placid at the end of March.  more »