Jacob's Ladder (disambiguation)

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Jacob's Ladder is a staircase to heaven from a dream of Jacob described in the Old Testament.

Jacob's Ladder may also refer to:


New Zealand
  • A set of stairs and the associated Jacobs Ladder Bridge between Westhaven and Saint Marys Bay, in Auckland, New Zealand
  • A set of 279 stairs in Saint Clair, in Dunedin, New Zealand
United Kingdom
Overseas Territories
United States

- Grand Canyon, Bright Angel Trail, from South Rim to canyon bottom starts with a steep series of switchbacks of this name.


Video games[edit]

  • In Mega Man X8, a plan to build a space elevator between the Moon and Earth is called the "Jakob Project"
  • In the game Alpha Protocol the first mission is called Operation Jacob's Ladder
  • The game Dear Esther features a story leading to speculations whether this might be a reference to Jacob's Ladder
  • In the game Starcraft, a multiplayer map with the same name, selected in 1998 as Blizzard's Map of the Week.
  • In the Animal Crossing series, Jacob's Ladders appear as flowers in perfect towns. However, their appearance actually is of the Lily of the Valley.