Made for hiking: the new hiking map for Switzerland

For the hiking season 2020, 7 additional sheets came out for the Jura and Ticino.

Hinking maps 1:50'000

The Ceneri Base Tunnel

The Ceneri Base Tunnel in Ticino was inaugurated on 4 September 2020 in the presence of the President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga and Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis and is already shown on our online maps.

The third largest tunnel project in Switzerland

Space and time

The Swiss Pierre du Niton reference height point in the Lake Geneva basin has an eventful history. How did the Pierre du Niton evolve from a rock surrounded by water to the authoritative height mark in Switzerland?

The height stone: the 200-year-old Pierre du Niton marker

«cadastre» magazine

«cadastre» magazine is addressed in particular to specialists in the field of cadastral surveying and to everyone involved in the development and operation of the Cadastre of Public-law Restrictions on landownership (PLR-cadastre).

cadastre 33 (German and French)

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