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Olympic Ski Jump Complex
Ranked #2 of 54 things to do in Lake Placid
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Visitors to this year-round training and competition site can watch daring ski-divers, or take an elevator to a platform to see how high Olympic skiers jump.
Reviewed September 30, 2012

Really awesome to go to the top of the jump and see where the skiers launch. Neat museum at the top. You will appreciate the skill and nerve the jumpers have once you stand at the top of the Ski jump! (you can't see the landing zone from the top!!)

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Reviewed September 26, 2012

amazing view of the foliage.
may be nice also on other seasons, the complex in nice and if you have luck(like we did) you may see some practice jumps.

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Reviewed September 25, 2012

Taking the lift to the top of the ski jump in the summer was an average fun experience, BUT what my teenage daughter and I enjoyed was the aerial skiers practicing their jumps into a giant swimming pool. It was a free show of all the twists and turns you'd later see them do in the winter Olympics. Didn't think at the time to find out who those skiers were, but they were probably some names you'd recognize from recent winter Olympics.

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Reviewed September 24, 2012

It is definitely worth the trip up the chairlift and then the elevator to reach the top of the ski jump.

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Reviewed September 24, 2012

This was a nice trip up to the top of the ski jump. It gave a good perspective of what you have seen many times on TV- Olympic skiers coming down the ski jump.
It was also cool to see the younger skiers practicing next to the ski jump on the hill as well as doing flips, etc. into the nearby pool.

1  Thank rkramden
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