Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quiet

Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quiet

May 22, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Mountain roads were busy yesterday as thousands took to the hills for the long weekend. 
Man rescued after being trapped under quad bike for 5 hours

Man rescued after being trapped under quad bike for 5 hours

May 7, 2020, 9:51 a.m.
A man in canton Graubünden was trapped under his quad bike for more than 5 hours before being rescued. 
Matterhorn peak outbreak messages go viral

Matterhorn peak outbreak messages go viral

March 30, 2020, 10:16 a.m.
Images of the famous Matterhorn peak - lit up with messages - have gone viral all around the world. 
Bernese villagers could be forced to leave homes for 10 years

Bernese villagers could be forced to leave homes for 10 years

Feb. 26, 2020, 9:57 a.m.
Residents in a small Bernese village could be forced to leave their homes for 10 years as the government works to dis...
Mother holds on as child slips through chairlift bar

Mother holds on as child slips through chairlift bar

Feb. 19, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
A mother desperately held onto her 6-year-old child after it slipped through the bar on a chairlift on the Titlis mou...
Snowboarder dies after fall into crevasse

Snowboarder dies after fall into crevasse

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
An Italian snowboarder has died after he fell into a crevasse on the slopes of the Klein Matterhorn on Saturday after...
Ski resort argument causes 10% drop in bookings

Ski resort argument causes 10% drop in bookings

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
An argument between two ski resorts is threatening them both this season.
Mountain e-bike injuries rising

Mountain e-bike injuries rising

Sept. 13, 2019, 6:50 a.m.
More and more people are being injured in the mountains as they take their e-bikes onto slopes.
Private search finds body of missing climber

Private search finds body of missing climber

Aug. 21, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A private search has found the body of a missing climber on the Rigi mountain.
Climate change incites calls to close Matterhorn

Climate change incites calls to close Matterhorn

Aug. 5, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
There are calls to close the Matterhorn to climbers - but others say it’s just not possible.
Woman dies in Bernese Oberland rockfall

Woman dies in Bernese Oberland rockfall

July 8, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
A woman has died after being hit by a falling rock on Saturday while hiking in the Bernese Oberland.
Missing Italian man body found in Ticino

Missing Italian man body found in Ticino

July 2, 2019, 10:32 a.m.
Rescuers have recovered the body of an Italian man who was reported missing in Ticino.
American teens rescued from Zurich's highest mountain

American teens rescued from Zurich's highest mountain

June 26, 2019, 8:37 a.m.
Two teenage American tourists had to be rescued by helicopter on the Uetliberg, Zurich’s highest mountain.
Snapped Titlis cable kills worker and injures 6

Snapped Titlis cable kills worker and injures 6

June 6, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
A worker has been killed and a further 6 injured after an accident at the Titlis mountain cable car.
British climber dies on Matterhorn

British climber dies on Matterhorn

June 4, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
A British climber has been killed on the Matterhorn. 
James Bond film celebrates 50th on top of Shilthorn

James Bond film celebrates 50th on top of Shilthorn

June 3, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
Bond fans and a real James Bond gathered on top of the Shilthorn on Saturday to mark the 50th anniversary of the...
Rockfall kills climber in canton Schwyz

Rockfall kills climber in canton Schwyz

May 27, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A rock climber has died in canton Schwyz. 
Mountain passes close due to snowfall

Mountain passes close due to snowfall

Oct. 30, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Despite basking in temperatures in the twenties only a week ago – the sudden onset of winter has closed many pa...
Paraglider dies in the canton of Obwalden

Paraglider dies in the canton of Obwalden

July 27, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
A 56-year-old woman has died after crashing to the ground during a paragliding flight in Engelberg in the canton of O...
Mountaineer killed on the Matterhorn identified

Mountaineer killed on the Matterhorn identified

July 20, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
The body of a mountaineer found on the Matterhorn near Zermatt in the canton of Valais last weekend has been identifi...
Access to Mont Blanc restricted over safety fears

Access to Mont Blanc restricted over safety fears

July 16, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Overcrowding and safety risks have led French authorities to restrict access to the summit of Mont Blanc, the highest...
Family injured after goods cable car accident

Family injured after goods cable car accident

July 2, 2018, 6:22 a.m.
A family in canton Bern have been seriously injured after they took a fateful decision to take a cable car only desig...
Two die in Valais mountains

Two die in Valais mountains

June 25, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
Two men have died while hiking in Saas Fee. Valais police say the 58 and 52 year olds were planning to climb the Nade...
Israeli tourist dies in Valais

Israeli tourist dies in Valais

June 19, 2018, 8:10 a.m.
A 69 year old man has died while hiking in Valais. He was a tourist visiting from Israel.
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