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swisstopo “knowing where” photo competition

The 10 winners are defined.

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The swisstopo photo competition is successfully completed. About 800 of the most beautiful hiking photos have been sent to us. The public selected the winning photos from the 30 best pictures by online-voting. Thank you and congratulations.

The 10 winning pictures

 
 
 
 
 
 


1st prize:

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Two nights with half-board for two people at the Hotel Zurbriggen in Saas-Almagell

Enjoy hiking, wellness and an evening meal in the beautiful mountain landscape in the outdoor paradise of Saastal.
www.wellnesshotel-zurbriggen.ch

 
 


2nd prize:

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Zeiss Terra Ed Pocket 8x25 binoculars plus two hiking maps of your choice

Win a set of binoculars Zeiss — the perfect accompaniment for outdoor adventure. You will always have perspective and catch every detail with the light waterproof binoculars with eightfold magnification.

 
 
 


3rd prize:

SAC-Gutschein

Swiss Alpine Club hut stays worth CHF 300 plus two hiking maps of your choice

Stay in your choice of Swiss Alpine Club huts and we will give you two suitable hiking maps for your stay in the mountains.
www.sac-cas.ch

 
 
 


4th – 5th prize:

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Shopping voucher worth CHF 250 from Bächli Bergsport

Win a shopping voucher worth CHF 250 from Bächli Bergsport. It can be redeemed in any one of the many Bächli Bergsport stores throughout Switzerland. www.baechli-bergsport.ch

 
 
 


6th – 7th prize:

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A two-year subscription to the magazine WANDERN.CH plus two hiking maps of your choice

The Swiss hiking magazine inspires and takes you on the most beautiful hiking experiences six times per year. In addition, choose two suitable hiking maps.
www.wandern.ch

 
 
 


8th prize:

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The Deuter Act Trail 30 backpack plus two hiking maps of your choice

This versatile sport backpack from Deuter is the ideal equipment for your next outdoor adventure.
In addition, choose two suitable hiking maps from swisstopo for your next trip.

 
 
 


9th - 10th prize:

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CHF 150 voucher for swisstopo publishing products

Win a CHF 150 voucher for swisstopo publishing products and complete or update your map collection.
www.swisstopo.ch

 
 
 


VIP tour at swisstopo’s
The ten lucky winners are invited in the company of each a partner of their choice to a VIP tour at swisstopo’s. Date: 21 November 2019

It is not possible to exchange the prize for a cash payment.


Competition rules

Take a picture of yourself or your friends/family on your hiking trip in a beautiful winter landscape in Switzerland and upload your photo directly to our server. Photo size: min. 6 megapixels (=3,000 x 2,000 px), file format: TIFF, JPEG, PNG.

Each participant may upload a maximum of 4 photos. Minimum age: 18 years, resident of Switzerland.


swisstopo is already publishing some of the photos sent in on social media with the name of the photographer.

Here are a few examples to help inspire you with photo ideas.

The entry deadline is 8 September 2019.

After this deadline, a jury made up of swisstopo employees will pre-select the best 30 pictures according to the following criteria: hiking activity as stated, corresponds to the theme “knowing where”, must be taken in Switzerland, photo includes people.

These pre-selected photos will be uploaded to the swisstopo website and put forward for an online vote open to all visitors to the website. The photo with the most votes will win the competition. The 10 winners will be announced on www.swisstopo.ch once the competition has been concluded.

Please note the detailed information in the terms and conditions of participation

To the conditions of participation

 
 
 
 


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