Matti Nykänen ski jump observation tower and Hill Cafe open to the public


Great panoramic vistas over the City of Jyväskylä available during the summer. Visit the highest point in Jyväskylä to admire the views and natural beauty of Jyväskylä and surrounding area. Unbeatable 360 degree view from atop Matti Nykänen ski jump. 

Observation tower and the Hill Cafe opening hours:

Mon–Thu 4PM–8PM
Sat–Sun Noon–4PM
Closed for Midsummer 21st–23rd

Mon–Sun Noon–4PM

August 1-4, Noon–4PM

Apart from unbeateable views, hot and cold beverages, daily freshly baked cinnamon rolls and ice cream for sale at the Hill Cafe. Served with a sunny smile.

Address and directions for motorists: Hyppyritie 131, Jyväskylä. Follow a gravel road leading up hill righ past ski resort Laajis' parking lot (Laajavuorentie 15, Jyväskylä) towards the ski jump.Observation tower and Hill cafe accessible by car during opening hours.
On foot: Follow the same gravel road as motorists, or walk up the ski slope to the top of Laajavuori and take a right towards the ski jump.

Admission to observation tower:
Adults                                          4 EUR
Childrend/Youth (6-16 years)      3 EUR
Students and pensioners            3 EUR
Kids under 6 years                      Free
Family                                         10 EUR (2 adults + all children/youth of the family)

Cash and all major Debit/Credit cards accepted.

Come see the summer beauyty of Jyväskylä in the heart of Lake region of Finland and see the City from a ski jumper's perspective. While at it, snap a selfie at the highest point of Jyväskylä.

Warmly welcome!
Jyväskylä Ski Club