Connor Hicks

Travel, Astro, Landscape & Urban Photographer


Buckle up and get ready to feast your eyes on some of the most breathtaking scenes you’ve ever seen. These are my favourite shots from my time living and working in Zermatt, Switzerland.

For over three years, I had the privilege of calling this place home, and let me tell you, it’s nothing short of magnificent. Whether the sun is shining or the snow is falling, the beauty of this place never fails to leave me in awe.

From towering mountains to crystal-clear lakes, every corner of Zermatt seems to have been plucked straight from a postcard. And the best part? I’ve had the opportunity to capture it all through my camera lens.

So sit back, relax, and let these photos transport you to a place where beauty knows no bounds. Welcome to Zermatt, Switzerland.


Zermatt’s famous black nose sheep – Zmutt

A beautiful sunset behind the Matterhorn – Riffelalp

Inside one of Zermatt’s many glacier caves, situated just under the Matterhorn

The Matterhorn express gondola – Taken from Schwarzsee A beautiful sunset taken from Restaurant AlphittaThe east face of the Matterhorn while hiking to the glacier caves Golden hour – Lake Stellisee 
The sunsetting behind the mountains – Lake Stellisee 
Hiking along the Glacier Garden trail from Riffelalp A very dramatic Lake Schwarzsee 
Winter hiking from Gornergrat – Zermatt looking over to the Riffelhorn and the Matterhorn Summer hiking from Gornergrat – Zermatt looking over to the Riffelhorn and the Matterhorn Riffelalp resort with Restaurant Alphitta in the centre – 2222m Above sea level Freshly groomed pistesRiffelalps marmots coming out of hibernation
Johnny – Johnny works in the Riffelalp area during the summer herding the dairy cows Riffelalps famous dairy cows 
A beautiful sunset with Restaurant Alphitta in the foreground, lovely way to end a work day!
The Milky Way rising behind Hohtälli 
Orions belt and the Horn, If you look closely, you can see Orion Nebula (Messier 42) Francesca, Joao and I inside a glacier cave Mountain reflections – Lake GrunseeEuropes highest gondola – Klein Matterhorn Lake Grindjisee The Gornergrat bahn
The Gorner Glacier
Hiking to the Glacier garden with Joao Findeln Breithorn Zermatt Winter PeakBriethorn 4,164 mGrunsee Zermatt Hiking WinterGrunsee during the winter


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