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Official Mapping
£  9.50 each 1/25 000 Available for the whole country approx. 200 sheets. sample

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£16.95 each 1/25 000 Larger sheets available for certain areas. sample View
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£  8.50   1/25 000 Swiss Special Map - 2599T - Weg Der Schweiz or The Swiss Path  (National Trail around Urnersee)    
£22.00 each 1/25 000 Special composite maps - The maps contain the marked hiking and mountain trails, the alpine routes as well as the post bus routes and stops - Currently available for the following areas
   2502T - Bern und Umgebung   View coverage
   2510T - Luzern-Pilatus-Rigi   View coverage
   2516T - Aletschgebiet   View coverage
   2519T - Region Thunersee   View coverage
   2520T - Jungfrau Region    View coverage
   2522T - Napf   View coverage
   2523T - Greina    View coverage
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£  8.50 each 1/33 333 Composite Maps - showing marked hiking and mountain trails: - 
   3301T - Santis
   3302T - Chateau-d'Oex
   3303T - Creux du Van
   3304T - Gstaad-Lenk-Adelboden
   3305T - Crans-Montana
   3306T - Zermatt-Saas Fee
   3307T - Titlis
   3308T - Locarno
   3309T - Arosa-Davos
   3310T - Safiental-Lenzerheide
   3311T - Pilatus-Rigi
   3312T - Hoch-Ybrig
   3313T - Klausenpass
   3314T - Andermatt
   3315T - Chasseral-Vue des Alpes
   3316T - Lac de Joux
   3317T - Les Diablerets
   3318T - Weissenstein
   3319T - Simplon
   3320T - St Moritz
   3321T - Napf-Sorenberg
   3322T - Thunersee-Brienzersee
   3323T - Jungfrau Region
   3324T - Lotschental-Aletschgebiet
   3325T - Hauenstein-Belchenflue
   3326T - Obere Surselva
   3327T - Unerengadin
   3328T - Lugano-Mendrisiotto
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£  9.50 each 1/50 000 Available for the whole country on approx. 80 sheets. sample View
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£16.50 each 1/50 000 Special sheets available in "ski" editions. sample View
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£16.50   1/50 000 Swiss Ski Map No 492S - Mont Blanc Region     View coverage
£15.00 each 1/50 000 Special sheets available in "tourist" editions. sample View
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£16.95 each 1/50 000 Larger sheets available for certain areas. sample View
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£22.00   1/50 000 Sheet number 5025T - Saanenland Simmental - Special sheet with the footpaths overlaid in red   View
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£22.00   1/50 000 Sheet number 5027T - Grand St-Bernard - Combins - Arolla - Special sheet with the footpaths overlaid in red   View
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£22.00   1/50 000 Sheet number 5028T - Monte Rosa - Matterhorn - Special sheet with the footpaths overlaid in red   View
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£  9.50 each 1/100 000 Available for the whole country on 23 sheets.  - To order only   (Sheet 108 is no longer available)   View
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£16.95 each 1/100 000 Special sheets available in large sheet format   View
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£13.50   1/200 000 Double sided map for the whole country    
£12.25   1/300 000 Whole country on one sheet.    
           
£25.00   1/300 000 Satellite Image - Switzerland - 138 x 975cms    
           
£41.00   1/500 000 Geological map of Switzerland.    
£41.00 each 1/25 000 Geological map of Switzerland (Partial coverage only)    

Other Published Mapping
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£14.75
each 1/50 000 Kompass Maps - GPS Compatible - the following numbers cover parts of Switzerland (click on the number to view coverage) - View Index
       
£14.00   1/50 000 Tour du Cervin (Matterhorn) - L'Escursionista hiking map with guide  (water resistant)    See Coverage
£14.00   1/50 000 Tour du Mont Rose - L'Escursionista hiking map with guide  (water resistant)    See Coverage
       
£  5.99   1/400 000 Michelin Map Sheet 729 - Switzerland
£  8.50   1/400 000 Freytag & Berndt Map - Switzerland
£10.95   1/275 000 Swiss Public Transport Map  (Rail, Bus, Boat) - Kummerly & Frey
£  5.99 each 1/200 000 Michelin Maps 
  Sheet 551 - Suisse Nord
  Sheet 552 - Suisse Sud-Ouest
  Sheet 553 - Suisse Sud-Est
       
£16.95 each 1/60 000 Kummerly & Frey Maps - 
    Sheet No 5   - Oberaargau
    Sheet No 6   - Zurich
    Sheet No 21 - Geneve
       
£16.95 each   Kummerly & Frey Cycle Maps -
  Sheet 11 - Luzern
  Sheet 17 - Geneve
       
£13.50   1/301 000 Kummerly & Frey Waterproof Map - Switzerland - Hiking Route Map  (Long Distance & Regional Trails)
       
£  8.95   1/1 400 000 Ski Rail Map of the Alps - Lascelles
  • The entire Alpine Region at an approximate scale of 1/1 400 000
  • Clear mapping showing rail network through the Alps, location of over 400 ski resorts
  • Detailed info. on over 100 ski resorts directly accessible by train including the extent of downhill and cross-country skiing, altitude range and vertical drop, number of lifts, difficulty of skiing, rail journey times to the nearest major city
  • Rail routes to the Alps from over ten European countries with approx. journey times
  • Free booklet containing more detailed resort info, contributions from Rail Europe, the Ski Club of Great Britain and six Alpine Countries
£  8.50   1/500 000 Freytag & Berndt - Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France & Northern Italy)
       
£  3.95     Cycle Europe Map - Germany, Austria & Switzerland
       
£14.00  

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Mair Map - Alpine Panorama (Summer) - approx. measurements 2150 x 610 mm
£  7.45  

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Kompass Map No 349 - Alpen panorama (Summer) - measures approx. 1000mm x 590mm
       
We stock street plans for the following towns and cities -
  Basel
  Bern
  Geneva
  Lausanne
  Lugano
  Luzern
  Zurich
       
£12.99   various Michelin Road Atlas - Germany (1/300 000), Switzerland (1/400 000), Benelux (1/400 000), Austria (1/400 000) & Czech Republic (1/600 000)

Guides

£  4.99

French - Berlitz Phrasebook & Dictionary

£  4.99

German - Berlitz Phrasebook & Dictionary

£  4.99

Italian - Berlitz Phrasebook & Dictionary

   
£  6.99 Switzerland - Marco Polo Pocket Guide

£15.99

Switzerland - Lonely Planet Guide

£  7.99 Switzerland - (incl. map) - Insight Pocket Guide   
£14.99 Switzerland - Rough Guide

£14.99

Switzerland - Michelin Green Guide

   
£15.99 Switzerland without a car - Bradt Guide
   
£  6.00 Alpine Flowers - Kompass Pocket Guide to aid identification while walking - 70 photos
   

£12.50

Zermatt - Portrait Series


Walking Guides

£22.50

Walking in Alps - Cicerone Press Guide
  A fully comprehensive volume covering all of the Alpine areas.  This definitive work, by Britain's best known Alpine specialist, is now fully updated and in colour.

£18.99 The ALPINE 4000m PEAKS -  by the Classic Routes - Cordee
£14.95 100 Hut Walks in the Alps - Routes for day and multi-day walks - Cicerone Press
100 walks based around the excellent network of Alpine huts – from southern France, through Switzerland, Austria and Italy to Slovenia. The huts range from simple unmanned shelters to mountain inns with hot showers and restaurant. Day- and multi-day walks, and suggestions for hut-to-hut tours.
£14.00 Snowshoeing - Mont Blanc & the Western Alps - Techniques and 70 routes - Cicerone Press Guide
This book aims to show the keen hill-walker what snowshoeing can offer. A selection of 70 walks, hikes and treks in the region, all more or less within sight of Mont Blanc. There are sections on equipment, technique, hazards, preparation and nature, as well as 70 outings, ranging from very gentle to particularly strenuous.

£12.00

Alpine Pass Route Switzerland - Cicerone Press
The Alpine Pass Route crosses Switzerland from east to west from the ancient town of Sargans to Montreux on the shores of Lake Geneva. Passing through the quieter Alps in the east to the Bernese Oberland, it covers some 325km of mountain and valley and crosses 16 passes with almost 18,000m of height gain in fifteen stages.

   
£25.00 Swiss Alps - Cicerone Press Guide
  Comprehensive new guide by alpine expert Kev Reynolds to every mountain area in the Swiss Alps, Europe, includes information for walking, trekking, climbing, ski mountaineering and all mountain activities. Access, accommodation and facilities in the valley bases and full information about the mountain huts is included. With over 90 detailed maps.
   
£  9.95 Classic Switzerland - Bernese Alps Western Touring Route (Walks and Mountaineering Alternatives) - Cordee Guide
This guide covers the long-distancd route from Villars to Kandersteg in the Bernese Alps.  The guide offers high mountain diversions and circular day walks while making use of the newly improved paths in this part of Switzerland
£17.95 The Bernese Oberland - Cicerone Press Guide
  This walking guidebook to the Bernese Oberland contains descriptions for 113 day walks. The routes range from 2 to 24km and offer breathtaking scenery of the classic Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau mountains, around Grindelwald, Lauterbrunnen, Gsteig and Meiringen. There are routes suitable for all abilities from short flat walks to adventurous treks.
£15.95 The Tour of the Bernina - 9 day tour in Switzerland & Italy and the tour of Italys Valmalenco - Cicerone Press Guide
   

£14.95

Chamonix to Zermatt - "The walker's haute route" - Cicerone Press
The classic walk in the shadow of great peaks from Mont Blanc to the Matterhorn, the Chamonix to Zermatt route skirts the northern slopes of the Pennine Alps. Described in 14 stages (180km, 11 passes and 12,000m of ascent and descent), this is one of the most beautiful treks in Europe.

£12.95

The Haute route - Chamonix to Zermatt (For skiers & mountain walkers) - Cordee
Covers the classic route, six main variations (both for walking & skiing), many additional minor route options, and the main mountains.  Includes route descriptions & route diagrams, colour photographs, topo diagrams, detailed descriptions for finding huts in bad weather and 100 useful telephone numbers

   
£14.00 Walks in the Engadine - 100 Walks and Treks - Cicerone Press Guide
Tucked away in the south-east corner of Switzerland, the Engadine is a region of sublime lakes and mountains, pretty alpine villages and the country’s only national park. Kev Reynolds describes 100 of his favourite walks and treks in the Engadine, Val Bregaglia and Val Bernina.
   
£14.99 Landscapes of Lake Geneva and Western Switzerland - Sunflower Guide
 
Includes 8 car tours, 10 tours by train, 36 walks especially tailored for motorists and 32 main walks with many alternative variations - a total of 150 different walking routes.
   
£14.00 Tour of the Jungfrau Region - Cicerone Press Guide
The new Tour of the Jungfrau Region (Schynige Platte to Wilderswil) is destined to become one of the classic walks of Europe. This 9-10 day trek takes the walker through the Bernese Oberland’s most spectacular mountain scenery, in the shadow of such iconic peaks as Wetterhorn, Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau.
   
£12.95 Tour of the Matterhorn - A trekking guide - Cicerone Press
Superb 145km trek around the iconic Matterhorn, described anti-clockwise from Zermatt. Stunning views of the Matterhorn and other spectacular summits. Tour includes two glacier crossings and usually takes eight to ten days. Guide includes suggestions for shorter variants and peak ascents along the way.
£12.00 Tour of Monte Rosa - A Trekking Guide - Cicerone Press Guide
Situated on the Swiss Italian frontier, Monte Rosa is spectacular from all angles. The Tour of Monte Rosa is an adventure, challenging and very varied, taking a high route around the massif. Monte Rosa claims ten separate summits over 4000m, and in areas of true wilderness on this tour walkers will experience a sense of remoteness rarely found in the Alps.  The trek is divided into ten day-stages, Incl. Saas Fee, Zermatt and the Europaweg trail, the guide includes a glossary, and lists of tourist offices and mountain huts, the author is a qualified Accompagnateur en Montagne 
   
£16.95 Trekking in the Silvretta & Ratikon Alps - Cicerone Press Guide
  This guide describes three treks, between 5 and 8 days, in the Silvretta and Rätikon Alps starting near Klosters, and 12 half-day hut-to-hut routes. These contrasting ranges form a line on the borders of Switzerland, Austria and Liechtenstein. The Tour of the Silvretta, the Prättigauer Höhenweg and the Rätikon Höhenweg
   

£  9.99

Walking in Ticino - Cicerone Press
The Ticino Alps of southern Switzerland, best known for the lakeside resorts of Locarno and Lugano, provide some of the finest uncrowded paths of all the alpine regions. The guide describes the valleys and villages, takes you to the finest viewpoints and suggests 75 of the best walks.

   
£12.99 Valais East - Zermatt, Saas, Fiesch - Rother Guide
50 worthwhile walks in ghe vicinity of Zermatt, Saas, Fiesch, Brig and Simplon.  With route descriptions, maps and numerous tips for places of interest and excursions
£  9.99 Valais West - Zinal, Arolla, Verbier, Rhone Valley - Rother Guide
50 worthwhile walks in the vicinity of Sion, Sierre and Martigny as well as in the Val d'Herens, Val de Bagnes and Val d'Entremont.  With exact route desciptions, and maps as well as numerous tips for places of interest and excursions

£17.95

Walking  in the Valais - Cicerone Press
120 routes throughout the Swiss Valais in the Pennine Alps, with such peaks as the Matterhorn, Dent Blanche and Monte Rosa providing a perfect background. Detailed coverage of Bettmeralp, Lötschental, Saastal, Mattertal, Turtmanntal, Val d’Annivers, Val d’Hérens, Val de Nendaz, Val de Bagnes, Val d’Entremont, Val ferret, Vallée de Trient.

   
£13.95 Via Ferrata Switzerland - Rother Special Guide
All of the 32 via ferrata and 23 of the finest secured paths as well as a 5 day tour
£16.95 Via Francigena (Pilgrim Trail Canterbury to Rome) Vol 2: The Great St.Bernard Pass to Rome (Swiss-Italian Border) - Cicerone Press Guide

Climbing Guides

£18.99

The ALPINE 4000m PEAKS -  by the Classic Routes - Cordee

   

£19.50

Bernese Oberland  - Alpine Club
 Selected climbs - Including Salbitschijen

£  9.95 Bernina Alps - West Col Guide  (Ed. 1988)
A selection of climbs

£18.50

Bernina & Bregaglia - Selected climbs - Alpine Club
Including Disgrazia and the Albula region

   

£10.95

Mountains of The Alps - Western Alps - West Col  (Ed. 1971)
Table of summits over 3500 metres with geographical and historical notes and tables of selected lesser heights


Cycle Guide

£14.00 Cycle Touring in Switzerland - Cicerone Press Guide
  Nine tours for road and touring bikes based on Switzerland’s national cycle routes. Also includes tours from Interlaken and three very demanding alpine tours. All routes graded and divided into day stages. With info on itineraries, accommodation and tips for cycling in Switzerland.
£14.95 River Rhone Cycle Route - From the Alps to the Mediterranean - Cicerone Press Guide
Guidebook to cycling the Rhone Cycle Route, an 895km ride through France and Switzerland from the Swiss Alps to the Mediterranean Sea. Divided into 20 stages, each approximately 45km long, the route can be completed by most cyclists in 10-14 days. Includes information on preparation, navigation, accommodation and amenities on route.
£25.00 Euro Velo 6 Map Pack - Basel to Budapest  (1/100 000)
 

Ski-ing Guides

£15.00 Alpine Ski Mountaineering - Volume 1-Western (France, Italy & Switzerland) - Cicerone Press Guide
The Classic Haute Route, the traverse between Chamonix and Zermatt, is described in this guide, which also brings together a selection of the finest high-level ski tours in the Western Alps in areas as diverse as the Ecrins, Vanoise, Haute Maurienne, Gran Paradiso, Mt Blanc, Valais and Urner Alps.
£15.00 Alpine Ski Mountaineering - Volume 2 - Central & Eastern (Switzerland & Austria) - Cicerone Press Guide
Some of the finest ski tours of the central and eastern Alps; hut-to-hut tours that explore the Bernese, Urner, Albula and Bernina Alps of Switzerland, as well as classic tours through the Silvretta, Otztal, Stubai and Ortler regions of Austria and Italy.

 

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