Mountain climber dies after falling 400 metresJuly 14, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
A mountain climber died over the weekend when he fell 400 meters while climbing the Piz Bernina.
Valais police bust seatbelt myth on mountain roadsJuly 9, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
Police in canton Valais are urging drivers not to take their seatbelts off when driving on mountain roads.
Man dies in attempt to climb mountain single-handedlyJune 30, 2020, 10:13 a.m.
A man has died in canton Valais during an attempt to climb a mountain single-handedly.
Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quietMay 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 hoursMay 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 viralMarch 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 yearsFeb. 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 barFeb. 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 crevasseDec. 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 bookingsOct. 15, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
An argument between two ski resorts is threatening them both this season.
Mountain e-bike injuries risingSept. 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 climberAug. 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 MatterhornAug. 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 rockfallJuly 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 TicinoJuly 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 mountainJune 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 6June 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 MatterhornJune 4, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
A British climber has been killed on the Matterhorn.
James Bond film celebrates 50th on top of ShilthornJune 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 SchwyzMay 27, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A rock climber has died in canton Schwyz.
Mountain passes close due to snowfallOct. 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 ObwaldenJuly 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 identifiedJuly 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 fearsJuly 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...