Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex


North America, United States, Essex County

The Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex comprises a 90- and 120-meter ski jumps towers built for the 1980 Olympic Games in Lake Placid, New York. They are located two miles from Lake Placid, off of the Old Military Road, in Essex County, New York. The sky deck on the 120-meter jump offers views of nearby John Brown's Farm and the surrounding High Peaks of the Adirondacks. Training and competition for Nordic ski jumping take place year round thanks to a 750,000 gallon pool at the base of the jumps. The Freestyle Aerial Training Center is located near the base of the jump towers.